Dürnstein, Austria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Dürnstein, Austria? If you're planning to go to Dürnstein, we've got 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 Dürnstein, Austria

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

Important essentials for Dürnstein, Austria

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • 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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

January here is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

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February

February in Dürnstein can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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March

March is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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April

April is cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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May

If you visit Dürnstein during May, you will probably notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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June

June in Dürnstein is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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July

July in Dürnstein is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

August in Dürnstein is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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September

If you vacation in Dürnstein during September, you may find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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October

October in Dürnstein can be 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 60% to 70% range on average.

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November

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

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December

December in Dürnstein can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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Activities for Dürnstein, Austria

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

If you are intending to check out the beautiful Kunigundenkirche, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Stift Dürnstein, take the following:

Castle hopping? For Burgruine Dürnstein, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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