Gush Etzion, Palestinian territories: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Gush Etzion, Palestinian territories? If you're planning to go to Gush Etzion, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Gush Etzion, Palestinian territories

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

What to wear/what to pack for Gush Etzion, Palestinian territories by month

January

January in Gush Etzion is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Gush Etzion during February, you are likely to find that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 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
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage

March

If you are traveling to Gush Etzion in March, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in this region is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear

June

June in this region is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

If you go to Gush Etzion in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

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

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Gush Etzion in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Gush Etzion in October, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

November

Traveling to Gush Etzion in November, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Gush Etzion during December, you are likely to find that it can be chilly. 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).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Gush Etzion, Palestinian territories

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and H
  • A SIM card that works in Gush Etzion

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