Daugavpils, Latvia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Daugavpils, Latvia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Daugavpils, Latvia by month

January

January in Daugavpils can be dangerously cold and very snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain regularly.

It also snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Daugavpils in February, you will notice that it can be extremely cold and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain sometimes and snow about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof coat
  • Gloves or mittens

April

April in this region is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Daugavpils is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Daugavpils is balmy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Daugavpils is mild 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 Daugavpils, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Daugavpils is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and once in a while jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Daugavpils, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, Daugavpils is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Daugavpils, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Daugavpils is freezing, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Daugavpils, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Daugavpils is freezing, very snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Daugavpils, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof coat
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Daugavpils, Latvia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Daugavpils, 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 Daugavpils
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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