Piraeus, Greece: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Piraeus, Greece? If you're planning to go to Piraeus, this article contains 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 Piraeus, Greece

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

Important essentials for Piraeus, Greece

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Piraeus, Greece

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

If you visit Archaeological Museum of Piraeus, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Piraeus.

What to wear/what to pack for Piraeus, Greece by month

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January

In January, Piraeus can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Piraeus, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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February

February for Piraeus can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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March

March in Piraeus is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 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 60% range on average.

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April

If you are traveling to Piraeus in April, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

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May

May for Piraeus is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

If you go to Piraeus in June, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

If you vacation in Piraeus during July, you will probably see that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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August

If you vacation in Piraeus during August, you might find that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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September

If you go to Piraeus in September, you will notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

October in Piraeus is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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November

In November, Piraeus is mild 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 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Piraeus, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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December

In December, Piraeus is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Piraeus, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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