Bahrain, Bahrain: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Bahrain, Bahrain? If you're planning to go to Bahrain, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Bahrain, Bahrain

Based on the climate and weather in Bahrain, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Bahrain, Bahrain by month

January

January is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts

February

February in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts

March

If you vacation in Bahrain during March, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

April in Bahrain is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

May

May can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

June

Traveling to Bahrain in June, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

July

If you are traveling to Bahrain in July, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Tank tops

August

August in Bahrain is blindingly hot. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Light shorts
  • Sandals
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses

September

September in this region is a scorcher. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light dresses
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

October here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts

November

Traveling to Bahrain in November, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

December

If you vacation in Bahrain during December, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Bahrain, Bahrain

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Bahrain, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Bahrain
  • Theft can be a problem, so pack theft protection, including locks for luggage and a money belt or pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear

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