Dessau, Germany: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Dessau, Germany? If you're planning to go to Dessau, 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 Dessau, Germany

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

Important essentials for Dessau, Germany

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

  • (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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Dessau, Germany by month

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January

January in Dessau is frigid. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

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February

If you go to Dessau in February, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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April

If you vacation in Dessau during April, you may see that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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May

May in Dessau is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

June in Dessau is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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July

July in Dessau is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in Dessau is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in Dessau can be chilly and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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October

If you are traveling to Dessau in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

If you go to Dessau in November, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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December

If you visit Dessau during December, you are likely to see that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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Activities for Dessau, Germany

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

If you go to the Technikmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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