Novalja, Croatia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Novalja, Croatia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Novalja, Croatia by month

January

January is brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Novalja during February, you are likely to find that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Novalja is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Novalja during April, you are likely to find that it is crisp. 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).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Novalja during June, you are likely to find that it is warm. 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 (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Novalja is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you vacation in Novalja during September, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Novalja is chilly. 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:

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

November

November in Novalja is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Novalja is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Novalja, Croatia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Novalja

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