Split, Croatia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Split, Croatia? If you're planning to go to Split, the following 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 Split, Croatia

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

Important essentials for Split, Croatia

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Split, Croatia

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

If you intend to check out the beautiful Katedrala sv. Duje, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see Archaeological Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Split.

What to wear/what to pack for Split, Croatia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Split is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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February

February in Split can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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March

If you vacation in Split during March, you might see that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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April

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

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May

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

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June

June in Split is warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July in Split is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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August

August in Split is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September in Split is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

October in Split is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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November

Traveling to Split in November, you will notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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December

December in Split is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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