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

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Traveling to Białystok, Poland? If you're planning to go to Białystok, the following is 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 Białystok, Poland

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

Important essentials for Białystok, Poland

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

Traveling to Białystok in January, you will notice that it is very cold. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February here is freezing. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains or snows regularly.

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March

In March, Białystok is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Białystok, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

April in Białystok is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 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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May

If you visit Białystok during May, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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June

June for Białystok is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

In July, Białystok is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Białystok, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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August

If you visit Białystok during August, you might 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 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

If you go to Białystok in September, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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October

In October, Białystok is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Białystok, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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November

November in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows about half of the time.

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December

In December, Białystok is freezing. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Białystok, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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Activities for Białystok, Poland

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

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  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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