Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany? If you're planning to go to Berchtesgaden National Park, this article contains 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 Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany

Based on the climate and weather in Berchtesgaden National Park, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Berchtesgaden National Park, 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 excellent option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Berchtesgaden National Park.

What to wear/what to pack for Berchtesgaden National Park, Germany by month

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January

January is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows sometimes.

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February

February in Berchtesgaden National Park can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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March

March in Berchtesgaden National Park is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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April

If you are traveling to Berchtesgaden National Park in April, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

May in Berchtesgaden National Park is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 50% range on average.

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June

June in Berchtesgaden National Park is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to low 60s F (low 20s C).

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July

July here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

August in Berchtesgaden National Park is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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September

If you visit Berchtesgaden National Park during September, you might notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 60.3 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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October

October in Berchtesgaden National Park is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Berchtesgaden National Park is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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December

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

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