Byblos, Lebanon: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Byblos, Lebanon? If you're planning to go to Byblos, I've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


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.

Important essentials 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.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January for Byblos is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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February

If you visit Byblos during February, you are likely to see that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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March

If you visit Byblos during March, you may see that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 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 regularly.

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April

If you vacation in Byblos during April, you may find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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May

If you are traveling to Byblos in May, you will notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

If you visit Byblos during June, you will probably 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.

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July

If you vacation in Byblos during July, you are likely to notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no 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.

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August

August in this region is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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September

September in this region is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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October

October in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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November

If you vacation in Byblos during November, you might see 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.

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December

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

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Activities for Byblos, Lebanon

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Byblos.

If you are intending to visit the majestic St John Church, it's useful to wear modest clothing:

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  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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