Cuenca, Spain: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Cuenca, Spain

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

What to wear/what to pack for Cuenca, Spain by month

January

January in Cuenca can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Cuenca can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Cuenca in March, you will notice that it can be chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Cuenca during April, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Cuenca is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Cuenca is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage

July

Traveling to Cuenca in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Rain boots
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

August

If you vacation in Cuenca during August, you are likely to find that it is constantly 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 high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

September

If you are traveling to Cuenca in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear

October

Traveling to Cuenca in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Cuenca during November, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Cuenca in December, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Cuenca, Spain

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Cuenca, 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 Cuenca
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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