Dhofar, Oman: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Dhofar, Oman

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

What to wear/what to pack for Dhofar, Oman by month

January

January for Dhofar is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is pretty consistently hot and very dry. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you vacation in Dhofar during March, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot and very dry. 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 20 and 30% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

April

April is a scorcher and very dry. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Tank tops
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

May

If you go to Dhofar in May, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 100s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Extremely light dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sarong
  • Sunglasses
  • Light skirts
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely thin shorts

June

June for Dhofar is blindingly hot and very dry. Temperatures average in the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light skirts
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sarong
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Extremely light dresses

July

Traveling to Dhofar in July, you will notice that it is sizzling. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Light shorts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

August

August for Dhofar can be sizzling. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Light dresses
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts

September

September for Dhofar is scorchingly hot and very dry. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light dresses
  • Tank tops
  • Sandals
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

If you are traveling to Dhofar in October, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Skirts
  • Tank tops

November

If you are traveling to Dhofar in November, you will notice that it is hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

December

If you vacation in Dhofar during December, 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 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Dhofar, Oman

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Dhofar

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