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

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

When to go to Braga, Portugal

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

What to wear/what to pack for Braga, Portugal by month

January

January in Braga is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Braga is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Braga is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Braga in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Braga is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Braga in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Braga in September, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Braga is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Braga is relatively cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Braga, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Braga is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Braga, Portugal

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Braga
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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