Aarau, Switzerland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Aarau, Switzerland? If you're planning to go to Aarau, I have 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 Aarau, Switzerland

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

Important essentials for Aarau, Switzerland

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • 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 a good TSA-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Aarau, Switzerland by month

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January

Traveling to Aarau in January, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain or snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Aarau can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

In March, Aarau is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Aarau, with several of the days of the month having rain. There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

Traveling to Aarau in April, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Aarau is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you are traveling to Aarau in June, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

In July, Aarau is a perfect temperature. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Aarau, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you vacation in Aarau during August, you may notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Aarau is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Aarau is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

In November, Aarau is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Aarau, with several of the days of the month having rain. There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Aarau is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Stadtmuseum Aarau, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Aarau, Switzerland

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Aarau.

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