Skopelos, Greece: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Skopelos, Greece? If you're planning to go to Skopelos, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Skopelos, Greece

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

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

January

January in Skopelos is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat

February

If you vacation in Skopelos during February, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks

March

If you go to Skopelos in March, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts

April

April in Skopelos is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

May

May in Skopelos 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:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

June

If you visit Skopelos during June, you are likely to find that it is hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear

July

If you visit Skopelos during July, you are likely to find that it is hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses

August

August in Skopelos is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts

October

October in Skopelos is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

November

November in Skopelos is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts

December

If you visit Skopelos during December, you are likely to find that it can be brisk.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Fleeces

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Skopelos, Greece

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Skopelos
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

Check out our guides for these other locations: South Hadley, Massachusetts, United States of America, Franz Josef Land, Russia, Longzhou, China, Silverton, Oregon, United States of America, Northeast Afghanistan, Afghanistan, Three Pagodas Pass, Myanmar, Sahelian Chad, Chad, Vinegar Hill, New Zealand, Baqubah, Iraq, Söderåsen National Park, Sweden, and Dongxing, China.