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

Traveling to Sicily, Italy? If you're planning to go to Sicily, 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 Sicily, Italy

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

Important essentials for Sicily, Italy

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.


  • 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.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available 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 can wear out. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Sicily can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

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February

February in Sicily can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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March

Traveling to Sicily in March, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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April

If you are traveling to Sicily in April, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

If you go to Sicily in May, you will notice that it is chilly and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

If you go to Sicily in June, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

If you vacation in Sicily during July, you might see that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

If you visit Sicily during August, you may find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

If you visit Sicily during September, you will probably notice that it is mild 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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October

October in Sicily is crisp. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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November

November in this region can be very chilly and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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December

December in Sicily can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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Activities for Sicily, Italy

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

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