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

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

When to go to Umbria, Italy

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

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

January

January in Umbria is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Umbria can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Umbria is cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces

April

April in Umbria is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Umbria is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Umbria is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals

August

August in Umbria is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Umbria is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Umbria is chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat

December

Traveling to Umbria in December, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Umbria, 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 Umbria
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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