Corfu, Greece: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Corfu, Greece

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

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

January

If you vacation in Corfu during January, you are likely to find that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% 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 footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella

February

If you visit Corfu during February, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Corfu is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Corfu is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Corfu, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Corfu is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Corfu during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Corfu in August, you will notice that it can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Corfu in September, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Corfu during October, you are likely to find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November 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:

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

December

If you go to Corfu in December, you will notice that it is relatively cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Corfu, Greece

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Corfu
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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