Paphos, Cyprus: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Paphos, Cyprus

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

What to wear/what to pack for Paphos, Cyprus by month

January

January in Paphos is cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

In February, Paphos can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Paphos, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Paphos is chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 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:

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

April

If you go to Paphos in April, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Paphos during May, you are likely to find that it is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here is warm, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is extremely warm, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Paphos is hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Paphos during September, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Paphos in October, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Paphos in November, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Paphos is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Paphos, Cyprus

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Paphos

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