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

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Traveling to Connemara, Ireland? If you're planning to go to Connemara, 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 Connemara, Ireland

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

Important essentials for Connemara, Ireland

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Connemara, Ireland

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

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

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January

If you visit Connemara during January, you are likely to see that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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February

February in Connemara can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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March

March in Connemara is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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April

April in Connemara is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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May

May in Connemara is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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June

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

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July

Traveling to Connemara in July, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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August

August can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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September

If you are traveling to Connemara in September, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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October

If you are traveling to Connemara in October, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

November in Connemara is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Connemara is cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

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