Dijon, France: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Dijon, France? If you're planning to go to Dijon, 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 Dijon, France

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

Important essentials for Dijon, France

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Dijon, France by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Dijon can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you go to Dijon in February, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Dijon can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Dijon during April, you will probably see that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you go to Dijon in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you vacation in Dijon during July, you might see that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August for Dijon is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you are traveling to Dijon in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you go to Dijon in October, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you are traveling to Dijon in November, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

If you are traveling to Dijon in December, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to go to the majestic The cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Dijon, France

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

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