Hammamet, Tunisia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Hammamet, Tunisia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Hammamet, Tunisia by month

January

January in Hammamet is unbearably cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero 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:

  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Insulated boots
  • Gloves
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Very heavy socks
  • Fleeces
  • Sweaters
  • Scarf
  • Waterproof coat

February

February in this region can be dangerously cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Very heavy socks
  • Scarf
  • Insulated boots
  • Gloves
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Waterproof boots

March

In March, Hammamet is beyond freezing and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Insulated boots
  • Thermal undergarments
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Very heavy socks
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Scarf
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Gloves
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella

April

April for Hammamet is beyond freezing. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Scarf
  • Sweaters
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Waterproof coat
  • Very heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Insulated boots
  • Gloves

May

May can be bitter cold. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Scarf
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Fleeces
  • Very heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves
  • Waterproof coat
  • Insulated boots
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters

June

In June, Hammamet can be dangerously cold. Temperatures routinely are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Hammamet, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella

July

If you are traveling to Hammamet in July, you will notice that it is biting cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Umbrella
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens

August

If you are traveling to Hammamet in August, you will notice that it can be bitter cold. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment

September

September in Hammamet can be dangerously cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. 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:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat

October

October here is unbearably cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Fleeces
  • Very heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Waterproof coat
  • Insulated boots
  • Scarf
  • Waterproof boots

November

Traveling to Hammamet in November, you will notice that it is biting cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Scarf
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Fleeces
  • Insulated boots
  • Gloves
  • Very heavy socks
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment

December

December in Hammamet can be bitter cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. 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:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Very heavy socks
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Insulated boots

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Hammamet, Tunisia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and E
  • A SIM card that works in Hammamet
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders

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