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

Traveling to Skiathos, Greece? If you're planning to go to Skiathos, we've got 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 Skiathos, Greece

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

Important essentials for Skiathos, Greece

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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General health necessities

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

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January

If you vacation in Skiathos during January, you may notice that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Skiathos can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April here is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Skiathos is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

Traveling to Skiathos in June, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you go to Skiathos in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you go to Skiathos in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Skiathos is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you visit Skiathos during November, you may find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Alexandros Papadiamantis House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Skiathos, Greece

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

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