Dornbirn, Austria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Dornbirn, Austria

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

What to wear/what to pack for Dornbirn, Austria by month

January

January in Dornbirn is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Dornbirn during February, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. 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 below 0 C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Dornbirn is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Dornbirn is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

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:

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

May

May in Dornbirn is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). 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:

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

June

Traveling to Dornbirn in June, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

July

July is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

August

August in Dornbirn is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

September

If you go to Dornbirn in September, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Dornbirn during October, you are likely to find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Dornbirn can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Dornbirn during December, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. 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 below 0 C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Dornbirn, Austria

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

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