Galicia, Spain: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Galicia, Spain? If you're planning to go to Galicia, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Galicia, Spain

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

Important essentials for Galicia, Spain

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you visit Galicia during January, you will probably notice that it can be brisk. 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). There is frost occasionally.

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February

February in Galicia is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). There is frost occasionally.

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March

Traveling to Galicia in March, you will notice that it can be chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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April

If you vacation in Galicia during April, you may find that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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May

If you visit Galicia during May, you might see that it is relatively cool. 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).

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June

If you vacation in Galicia during June, you might see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

If you go to Galicia in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

If you vacation in Galicia during August, you may find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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September

September in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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October

If you vacation in Galicia during October, you are likely to notice that it is relatively cool. 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).

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November

If you go to Galicia in November, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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December

If you visit Galicia during December, you may notice 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 low 40s F (single digits C).

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