Cobh, Ireland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Cobh, Ireland? If you're planning to go to Cobh, we'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 Cobh, Ireland

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

Important essentials for Cobh, Ireland

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Cobh, 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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • 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.

  • (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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

January in Cobh is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C).

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February

February in Cobh is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average. There is frost occasionally.

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March

March for Cobh is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost occasionally. It rains about half of the time.

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April

April in Cobh is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average. There is frost sometimes.

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May

Traveling to Cobh in May, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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June

If you are traveling to Cobh in June, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July in Cobh is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

August in Cobh is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

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

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October

October in this region can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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November

In November, Cobh is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Cobh, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 80%. There is frost once in a while. Additionally, it is windy.

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December

December in Cobh can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Cobh, Ireland

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

If you are going to visit the majestic St. Colman's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

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