Chios, Greece: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Chios, Greece? If you're planning to go to Chios, this is 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 Chios, Greece

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

Important essentials for Chios, Greece

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Chios, Greece by month

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January

If you visit Chios during January, you are likely to notice that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Chios is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Chios is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Chios during April, you may notice that it is balmy. 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 (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you go to Chios in May, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you visit Chios during June, you might see that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you visit Chios during July, you will probably notice that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in this region is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you visit Chios during September, you may see that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Chios can be chilly. 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:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Chios is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to check out the majestic Chios Byzantine Museum, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the mosque; you should check with the Chios tourism authority.

If you visit the Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Chios, Greece

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

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