Medina, Saudi Arabia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Medina, Saudi Arabia? If you're planning to go to Medina, here is 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 Medina, Saudi Arabia

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

Important essentials for Medina, Saudi Arabia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • 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 can get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.

  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Medina, Saudi Arabia by month

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January

If you are traveling to Medina in January, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you go to Medina in March, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you go to Medina in April, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

Traveling to Medina in May, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you go to Medina in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Medina very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

Traveling to Medina in September, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you go to Medina in October, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Medina dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Medina very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Al Madina Museum in Al Hejaz Railway Station, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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