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

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

When to go to Volos, Greece

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

What to wear/what to pack for Volos, Greece by month

January

January in Volos is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

In February, Volos can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Volos is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Volos is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Volos during May, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Light footwear

June

June for Volos is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts

July

July in this region can be sweltering and very dry. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

August

If you vacation in Volos during August, you are likely to find that it is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

September

If you vacation in Volos during September, you are likely to find that it is 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 low 60s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Volos during October, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Volos in November, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Volos is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Volos, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Volos, Greece

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Volos
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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