Meknes, Morocco: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Meknes, Morocco

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

What to wear/what to pack for Meknes, Morocco by month

January

January in Meknes is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear

February

If you are traveling to Meknes in February, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Dresses

March

If you vacation in Meknes during March, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks

April

If you vacation in Meknes during April, you are likely to find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans

May

May here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

June

If you vacation in Meknes during June, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts

July

If you go to Meknes in July, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Meknes during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September for Meknes is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Meknes in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants

November

November in Meknes is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece

December

December in Meknes is crisp. 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
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Meknes, Morocco

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and E
  • A SIM card that works in Meknes
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Theft can be a problem, so pack theft protection, including locks for luggage and a money belt or pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear

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