Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Porthcawl, I have 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 Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear away. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom by month

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January

January in Porthcawl is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

If you visit Porthcawl during February, you might see that it is pretty cool. 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 5-10 days this month. There is frost about a third of the time.

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March

March is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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April

If you visit Porthcawl during April, you will probably see that it is brisk. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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May

May in Porthcawl is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

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June

Traveling to Porthcawl in June, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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August

August in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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September

September here is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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October

Traveling to Porthcawl in October, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

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

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December

If you visit Porthcawl during December, you are likely to find that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time. There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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Activities for Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom

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

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