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

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

When to go to Balatonszemes, Hungary

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

What to wear/what to pack for Balatonszemes, Hungary by month

January

Traveling to Balatonszemes in January, you will notice that it is very cold. Expect it to rain or snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof boots
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens

February

February in Balatonszemes is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof boots
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella

March

If you vacation in Balatonszemes during March, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Balatonszemes during June, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat

July

If you visit Balatonszemes during July, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you go to Balatonszemes in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

September

If you vacation in Balatonszemes during September, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Balatonszemes can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 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 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Balatonszemes during November, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Balatonszemes, Hungary

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Balatonszemes, 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 Balatonszemes
  • Appropriate museum wear

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