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

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Traveling to Belgium, Belgium? If you're planning to go to Belgium, we 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 Belgium, Belgium

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

Important essentials for Belgium, Belgium

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Belgium, Belgium

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Belgium.

What to wear/what to pack for Belgium, Belgium by month

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January

If you visit Belgium during January, you may notice that it is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow occasionally.

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February

In February, Belgium can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 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 Belgium, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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March

In March, Belgium is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Belgium, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

April in this region can be brisk and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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May

May in Belgium is chilly and very rainy. 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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June

June in Belgium is mild and very rainy. 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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July

July is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

If you visit Belgium during August, you may notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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September

September is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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October

If you go to Belgium in October, you will notice that it is cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

November in Belgium is pretty cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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December

If you are traveling to Belgium in December, you will notice that it is pretty cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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