Gijón, Spain: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2021]

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

When to go to Gijón, Spain

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

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

January

January in Gijón is crisp and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

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

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February

February in Gijón is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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March

In March, Gijón is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Gijón, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

April in Gijón is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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May

If you visit Gijón during May, you may find that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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June

June here is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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July

If you are traveling to Gijón in July, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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September

If you are traveling to Gijón in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

Traveling to Gijón in October, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November in Gijón can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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December

If you vacation in Gijón during December, you will probably notice 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 low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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

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

  • A plug adapter that supports outlet types C and F. This one should be appropriate for most locations, but you should check with your hotel.
  • A SIM card that works in Gijón. A good global SIM card works in most countries, but check the country list before buying. In some locations you may need a satellite phone. We recommend this satellite phone
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere
  • Emergency water purifier

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