Kermanshah, Iran: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Kermanshah, Iran

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

What to wear/what to pack for Kermanshah, Iran by month

January

In January, Kermanshah can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear

February

Traveling to Kermanshah in February, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof coat

March

March in Kermanshah can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Kermanshah is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Kermanshah, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 40%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Kermanshah during May, you are likely to find that it is warm and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella

June

If you visit Kermanshah during June, you are likely to find that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July here is sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sarong
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Light skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

August

August in Kermanshah is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses

September

If you vacation in Kermanshah during September, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October is warm and very dry. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage

November

If you vacation in Kermanshah during November, you are likely to find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof boots
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Kermanshah, Iran

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kermanshah, 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 Kermanshah
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Appropriate museum wear

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