Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal? If you're planning to go to Vila Nova de Gaia, here 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 Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal

Based on the climate and weather in Vila Nova de Gaia, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal by month

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January

January in Vila Nova de Gaia is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 70% range on average.

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February

February in Vila Nova de Gaia can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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March

March in Vila Nova de Gaia is relatively cool. 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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April

April in Vila Nova de Gaia is crisp. 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).

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May

May in Vila Nova de Gaia is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

June for Vila Nova de Gaia 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.

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July

If you are traveling to Vila Nova de Gaia in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

If you go to Vila Nova de Gaia in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

If you go to Vila Nova de Gaia in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

October in Vila Nova de Gaia 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).

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November

Traveling to Vila Nova de Gaia in November, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

In December, Vila Nova de Gaia is cool. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Vila Nova de Gaia, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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