Nazareth, Israel: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Nazareth, Israel

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

What to wear/what to pack for Nazareth, Israel by month

January

January for Nazareth is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Nazareth is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Nazareth is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Nazareth in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear

May

If you visit Nazareth during May, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 50 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

June

June here can be very hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Nazareth is extremely hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Nazareth in August, you will notice that it can be sweltering, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Nazareth in September, you will notice that it is extremely hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Nazareth is pretty consistently hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

November

If you vacation in Nazareth during November, 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 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

December

In December, Nazareth is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Nazareth, Israel

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and H
  • A SIM card that works in Nazareth
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • If you plan to visit a synagogue, take appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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