Byblos, Lebanon: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Byblos, Lebanon

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

What to wear/what to pack for Byblos, Lebanon by month

January

If you go to Byblos in January, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

In February, Byblos is relatively cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Byblos, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

In March, Byblos is relatively cool. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Byblos, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Byblos during June, you are likely to find that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Byblos in July, you will notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

August

If you visit Byblos during August, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

If you visit Byblos during September, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

October in Byblos is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Byblos during November, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 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:

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

December

December is relatively cool. 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:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Byblos, Lebanon

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Byblos, 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 Byblos
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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