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

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

When to go to Lefkada, Greece

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

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

January

January in Lefkada is crisp and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Lefkada in February, you will notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Lefkada is crisp. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Lefkada during April, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s 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:

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

May

May in Lefkada is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Lefkada during June, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Lefkada can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Lefkada in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

If you go to Lefkada in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Lefkada during October, you are likely to find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s 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:

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

November

November in Lefkada is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you vacation in Lefkada during December, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Lefkada, 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 Lefkada

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