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

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

When to go to Ostia, Italy

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

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

January

January in Ostia can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Rain boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

February

If you vacation in Ostia during February, you are likely to find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella

March

March in Ostia can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat

April

April in Ostia can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). 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:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Rain boots
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks

May

May in Ostia is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

June

Traveling to Ostia in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

July

If you are traveling to Ostia in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

September

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

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses

October

October in Ostia is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain boots
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans

November

November in Ostia is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece

December

If you vacation in Ostia during December, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Ostia, 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 Ostia
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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