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

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

When to go to Baqubah, Iraq

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

What to wear/what to pack for Baqubah, Iraq by month

January

January in Baqubah is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Baqubah is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

April

If you go to Baqubah in April, you will notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals

May

If you are traveling to Baqubah in May, you will notice that it is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light dresses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts

June

If you visit Baqubah during June, you are likely to find that it is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Light skirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sarong
  • Thin tank or crop tops

July

If you go to Baqubah in July, you will notice that it is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 110s F (mid 40s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light skirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sarong

August

August in Baqubah is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 110s F (mid 40s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light skirts
  • Sandals
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sarong
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely light dresses

September

Traveling to Baqubah in September, you will notice that it can be sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 100s F (low 40s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Light skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Sarong

October

October here can be blisteringly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Light shorts

November

If you visit Baqubah during November, you are likely to find that it is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage

December

December in Baqubah is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Baqubah, Iraq

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Baqubah
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders

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