Ierapetra, Greece: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Ierapetra, Greece

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

What to wear/what to pack for Ierapetra, Greece by month

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

In February, Ierapetra is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Ierapetra, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Ierapetra in March, you will notice that it is chilly. 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:

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

April

April for Ierapetra is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Ierapetra during May, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage

June

If you go to Ierapetra in June, 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:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

July

If you visit Ierapetra during July, you are likely to find that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts

August

If you vacation in Ierapetra during August, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

October in Ierapetra is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat

November

Traveling to Ierapetra in November, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December for Ierapetra is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Ierapetra, Greece

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Ierapetra

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