Messina, Italy: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Messina, Italy

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

What to wear/what to pack for Messina, Italy by month

January

January in Messina is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February for Messina is relatively cool. 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:

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

March

March is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

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

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Messina in May, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Messina in July, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Messina is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

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

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Messina in November, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Messina, Italy

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, F and L
  • A SIM card that works in Messina
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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