Bensheim, Germany: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Bensheim, Germany

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

What to wear/what to pack for Bensheim, Germany by month

January

Traveling to Bensheim in January, you will notice that it can be brisk, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Rain boots
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat

February

February in Bensheim is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and very stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero C).

It tends to rain regularly. 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:

  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens

March

March in this region is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

April

In April, Bensheim is crisp, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Bensheim, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Rain boots
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella

May

May in Bensheim is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Rain boots

June

Traveling to Bensheim in June, you will notice that it is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. 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:

  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

July

If you are traveling to Bensheim in July, you will notice that it is warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

In August, Bensheim is warm, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Bensheim, with several of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Rain boots
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

September

September in Bensheim is mild, somewhat rainy and very stormy. 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella

October

In October, Bensheim is cool, somewhat rainy and very stormy. 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 Bensheim, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain boots
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

November

November in Bensheim can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain boots
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear

December

If you are traveling to Bensheim in December, you will notice that it is cold, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Socks
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Bensheim, Germany

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Bensheim, 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 Bensheim

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