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

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

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.

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

January

January in Balbriggan can be very chilly and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat

February

February here is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about half of the time. It rains about half of the time and snows occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear

March

March in Balbriggan is cold 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 70% to 80% range on average. There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear

April

In April, Balbriggan is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Balbriggan, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 70%. There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear

May

May is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

July

July in Balbriggan is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage

August

If you vacation in Balbriggan during August, you are likely to find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

September

If you visit Balbriggan during September, you are likely to find that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage

October

October in Balbriggan is cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s 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 70% to 80% range on average. There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage

November

November here is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost regularly. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

December

December in Balbriggan is pretty cool and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Balbriggan
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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