Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel? If you're planning to go to Ben Gurion International Airport, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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When to go to Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel

Based on the climate and weather in Ben Gurion International Airport, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel by month

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January

January in Ben Gurion International Airport is chilly and somewhat 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 60% to 70% range on average.

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February

February in Ben Gurion International Airport is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Ben Gurion International Airport is balmy, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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April

April is warm and very hazy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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May

If you are traveling to Ben Gurion International Airport in May, you will notice that it is hot, very hazy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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June

June here is extremely warm, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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July

If you vacation in Ben Gurion International Airport during July, you will probably notice that it is really hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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August

If you visit Ben Gurion International Airport during August, you may find that it is extremely hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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September

If you go to Ben Gurion International Airport in September, you will notice that it can be very hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

October here is pretty consistently hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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November

November in Ben Gurion International Airport is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

December in Ben Gurion International Airport is chilly and somewhat 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 60% to 70% range on average.

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Activities for Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Ben Gurion International Airport.

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