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

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

When to go to Extremadura, Spain

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

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

January

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

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly. There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Extremadura is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Extremadura 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 high 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Extremadura is mild. 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:

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

June

If you vacation in Extremadura during June, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently 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 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses

July

If you visit Extremadura during July, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you visit Extremadura during August, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

September

September in Extremadura is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

October

Traveling to Extremadura in October, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Extremadura is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Extremadura is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Extremadura, 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 Extremadura
  • Appropriate museum wear

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