Syracuse, Italy: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Syracuse, Italy

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

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

January

If you visit Syracuse during January, you are likely to find that it can be 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 high 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans

February

Traveling to Syracuse in February, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses

March

March in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear

April

Traveling to Syracuse in April, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece

May

May in this region is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July for Syracuse is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you vacation in Syracuse during September, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Syracuse is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Syracuse is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Syracuse, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear

December

December is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Syracuse, Italy

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, F and L
  • A SIM card that works in Syracuse
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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