Skibbereen, Ireland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Skibbereen, Ireland? If you're planning to go to Skibbereen, this 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 Skibbereen, Ireland

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

Important essentials for Skibbereen, Ireland

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear out. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • 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).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Skibbereen, Ireland by month

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January

January for Skibbereen is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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February

February in Skibbereen is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (single digits C).

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March

If you are traveling to Skibbereen in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

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April

April in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost occasionally. It rains regularly.

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May

May is crisp. 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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June

If you visit Skibbereen during June, you may notice that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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July

July in Skibbereen is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

August in Skibbereen is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

September here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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October

October in Skibbereen is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

November for Skibbereen can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost occasionally. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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December

December for Skibbereen is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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