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

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

When to go to Syria, Syria

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

What to wear/what to pack for Syria, Syria by month

January

January in Syria is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Syria is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Syria in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July for Syria is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August for Syria is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Syria in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Syria in October, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November here is cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is cold. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Syria, Syria

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, E and L
  • A SIM card that works in Syria
  • 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
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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