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

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

When to go to Cyclades, Greece

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

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

January

Traveling to Cyclades in January, you will notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Cyclades is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Cyclades during April, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s 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:

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

May

May in this region is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Cyclades is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Cyclades in July, you will notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Cyclades in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Cyclades is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Cyclades in November, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region is relatively cool 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:

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

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

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

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