Dalmatia, Croatia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Dalmatia, Croatia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Dalmatia, Croatia by month

January

January is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Dalmatia in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Dalmatia in March, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Dalmatia is crisp. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Dalmatia during May, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 around 50 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Dalmatia during June, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Dalmatia during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Dalmatia during August, you are likely to find that it is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Dalmatia during September, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Dalmatia in October, 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:

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

November

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

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% 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:

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

December

In December, Dalmatia can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Dalmatia, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 60%. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Dalmatia, Croatia

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

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