Emilia-Romagna, Italy: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Emilia-Romagna, Italy? If you're planning to go to Emilia-Romagna, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Emilia-Romagna, Italy

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

What to wear/what to pack for Emilia-Romagna, Italy by month

January

If you vacation in Emilia-Romagna during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Emilia-Romagna in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Emilia-Romagna is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you go to Emilia-Romagna in April, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

Traveling to Emilia-Romagna in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Emilia-Romagna is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Emilia-Romagna is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Emilia-Romagna is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Emilia-Romagna is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Emilia-Romagna is cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Emilia-Romagna is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Emilia-Romagna during December, you are likely to find that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Emilia-Romagna, Italy

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, F and L
  • A SIM card that works in Emilia-Romagna

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