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

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

When to go to Naples, Italy

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

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

January

January here is brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Naples in March, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Naples is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

Traveling to Naples in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Naples in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

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

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Naples is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Naples is crisp. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Naples, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Naples is cool. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Naples, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Naples, 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 Naples
  • 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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