Parma, Italy: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Parma, Italy? If you're planning to go to Parma, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Parma, Italy

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

Important essentials for Parma, Italy

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Parma, Italy

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Parma.

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

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January

January in Parma is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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February

If you go to Parma in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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March

In March, Parma is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Parma, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

In April, Parma is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Parma, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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May

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

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June

June in Parma is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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July

If you vacation in Parma during July, you might find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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August

August in Parma is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September in Parma is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

In October, Parma is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Parma, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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November

If you vacation in Parma during November, you are likely to notice that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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December

December in Parma can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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