Costa Smeralda, Italy: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Costa Smeralda, Italy? If you're planning to go to Costa Smeralda, I have 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 Costa Smeralda, Italy

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

Important essentials for Costa Smeralda, Italy

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent 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 Costa Smeralda, Italy

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

If you intend to check out the lovely Chiesa di Stella Maris, it's important to wear modest clothing:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Costa Smeralda.

What to wear/what to pack for Costa Smeralda, Italy by month

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January

January in Costa Smeralda is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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February

In February, Costa Smeralda is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. 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 Costa Smeralda, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is very breezy.

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March

In March, Costa Smeralda can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Costa Smeralda, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is very breezy.

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April

April for Costa Smeralda is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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May

May here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

Traveling to Costa Smeralda in June, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Costa Smeralda in July, you will notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

If you visit Costa Smeralda during August, you may notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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September

September is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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October

If you visit Costa Smeralda during October, you are likely to see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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November

If you vacation in Costa Smeralda during November, you are likely to see that it is chilly 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 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 regularly.

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December

If you vacation in Costa Smeralda during December, you might notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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