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

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

When to go to Łódź, Poland

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

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

January

January in Łódź is frosty and somewhat snowy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to low 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment

February

February for Łódź is frigid and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month and snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof coat
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment

March

If you vacation in Łódź during March, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool and somewhat 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces

April

In April, Łódź is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat

May

If you are traveling to Łódź in May, you will notice that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

June

June in Łódź is mild and somewhat 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses

July

July in Łódź is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear

August

In August, Łódź is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear

September

September here is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses

October

October in Łódź is cold and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

November

November here can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots

December

December here is frigid, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Łódź, 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 Łódź
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you plan to visit a synagogue, take appropriate clothing
  • Pickpocketing is an issue, so wear a money belt or neck pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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