Capri, Italy: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Capri, Italy

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

What to wear/what to pack for Capri, Italy by month

January

January in Capri is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Capri during February, you are likely to find that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Capri in March, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you go to Capri in April, 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:

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

May

If you vacation in Capri during May, you are likely to find that it is balmy and dry with little rain. 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).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Capri in June, you will notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Capri during July, you are likely to find that it is hot and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

September

If you vacation in Capri during September, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Capri is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Capri in November, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Capri is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Capri, Italy

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

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

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