Najaf, Iraq: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Najaf, Iraq? If you're planning to go to Najaf, I've got 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 Najaf, Iraq

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

Important essentials for Najaf, Iraq

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Najaf, Iraq by month

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January

If you visit Najaf during January, you might see that it can be chilly. 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). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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February

If you are traveling to Najaf in February, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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March

If you go to Najaf in March, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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April

Traveling to Najaf in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

If you go to Najaf in May, you will notice that it is unbearably hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

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June

June in Najaf is sizzling and very dry. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

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July

July here can be blisteringly hot and very dry. Temperatures average in the high 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

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August

August here is a scorcher and very dry. Temperatures average in the high 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

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September

Traveling to Najaf in September, you will notice that it is unbearably hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 100s F (high 30s C).

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October

If you vacation in Najaf during October, you will probably see that it is consistently hot and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 20 during the day.

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November

If you go to Najaf in November, you will notice that it is warm and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

If you visit Najaf during December, you will probably notice that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 around 50 during the day.

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