Clonakilty, Ireland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Clonakilty, Ireland

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

What to wear/what to pack for Clonakilty, Ireland by month

January

January in Clonakilty is cold and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Clonakilty can be brisk and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

In March, Clonakilty is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Clonakilty, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 80%. There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Clonakilty is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Clonakilty in May, you will notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. 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:

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

June

If you vacation in Clonakilty during June, you are likely to find that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July here is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Clonakilty during August, you are likely to find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. 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 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Clonakilty during September, you are likely to find that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Clonakilty is crisp and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Clonakilty is pretty cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time.

But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average. There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December can be brisk and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Clonakilty, Ireland

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Clonakilty

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