Białowieża, Poland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Białowieża, Poland

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

What to wear/what to pack for Białowieża, Poland by month

January

January in Białowieża is very cold. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Insulated boots
  • Very heavy socks
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Sweaters

February

If you go to Białowieża in February, you will notice that it is frosty. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Scarf
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves
  • Insulated boots
  • Very heavy socks
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Fleeces

March

If you go to Białowieża in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket

April

April for Białowieża can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Białowieża is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Białowieża is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Białowieża in July, you will notice that it is balmy. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

October

October is cold. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Białowieża in November, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy socks
  • Sweaters

December

If you go to Białowieża in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Białowieża, Poland

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and E
  • A SIM card that works in Białowieża
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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