Genoa, Italy: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Genoa, Italy? If you're planning to go to Genoa, 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 Genoa, Italy

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

Important essentials for Genoa, Italy

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Genoa, Italy by month

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January

January in Genoa is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you visit Genoa during February, you may see that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. 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). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% 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:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you visit Genoa during March, you are likely to see that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

In April, Genoa is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and once in a while jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Genoa, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you vacation in Genoa during May, you are likely to see that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

Traveling to Genoa in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you vacation in Genoa 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 high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you vacation in Genoa during August, you are likely to notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you are traveling to Genoa in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in this region is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Genoa is cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Genoa is cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to see the charming Cathedral of San Lorenzo, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Modern Art - Wolfson, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Genoa, Italy

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Genoa.

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