Burgas, Bulgaria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Burgas, Bulgaria

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

What to wear/what to pack for Burgas, Bulgaria by month

January

Traveling to Burgas in January, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain or snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens

February

If you go to Burgas in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain or snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Burgas in April, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Burgas in May, you will notice that it is mild. 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:

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

June

Traveling to Burgas in June, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Burgas in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Burgas in August, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you vacation in Burgas during September, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Burgas in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Burgas can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Burgas, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Burgas is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Burgas, Bulgaria

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Burgas, 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 Burgas
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you plan to visit a synagogue, take appropriate clothing
  • Pickpocketing is an issue, so wear a money belt or neck pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear

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