Balbriggan, Ireland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Balbriggan, Ireland? If you're planning to go to Balbriggan, this article contains some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Balbriggan, Ireland

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

Important essentials for Balbriggan, Ireland

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Balbriggan, Ireland by month

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January

In January, Balbriggan can be brisk and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Balbriggan, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 90%. There is frost about half of the time.

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February

If you are traveling to Balbriggan in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

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March

If you visit Balbriggan during March, you might see that it is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time. There is frost about a third of the time.

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April

April here is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains about half of the time.

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May

May in Balbriggan is cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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June

June here is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

In July, Balbriggan is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Balbriggan, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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August

In August, Balbriggan is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (high 10s C) and occasionally jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Balbriggan, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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September

If you go to Balbriggan in September, you will notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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October

If you are traveling to Balbriggan in October, you will notice that it is crisp and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

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November

If you visit Balbriggan during November, you are likely to notice that it can be very chilly and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 80.3 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time. There is frost regularly.

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December

December in Balbriggan is brisk and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average. There is frost about half of the time.

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Activities for Balbriggan, Ireland

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Balbriggan.

If you intend to go to the charming Saints Peter & Paul Church, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

Castle hopping? For Bremore Castle, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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