Šibenik, Croatia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Šibenik, Croatia? If you're planning to go to Šibenik, we 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 Šibenik, Croatia

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

Important essentials for Šibenik, Croatia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.

  • (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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Šibenik, Croatia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Šibenik is cold. 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 about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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February

Traveling to Šibenik in February, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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March

If you vacation in Šibenik during March, you might notice that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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April

If you go to Šibenik in April, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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May

May in Šibenik is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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June

If you are traveling to Šibenik in June, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July in Šibenik is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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August

August in this region is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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September

If you are traveling to Šibenik in September, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you visit Šibenik during October, you might see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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November

If you visit Šibenik during November, you may see that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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December

If you vacation in Šibenik during December, you might find that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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Activities for Šibenik, Croatia

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

If you are intending to go to the stunning Katedrala sv. Jakova, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to Perivoj Roberta Visianija, you will do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.

If you plan go to a monastery, like Srednjovjekovni vrt sv.Lovre, take the following:

Castle hopping? For Biskupska palača, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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