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

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

When to go to Lemnos, Greece

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

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

January

In January, Lemnos is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Lemnos, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Lemnos in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Lemnos in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Lemnos can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Lemnos in May, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Lemnos in June, you will notice that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Lemnos during July, you are likely to find that it is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you vacation in Lemnos during August, you are likely to find that it is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Lemnos during September, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Lemnos in October, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

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

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Lemnos is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Lemnos, 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 Lemnos
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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