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

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Traveling to Duisburg, Germany? If you're planning to go to Duisburg, below 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 Duisburg, Germany

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

Important essentials for Duisburg, Germany

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • 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

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Duisburg is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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February

February in Duisburg can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Duisburg is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s 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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April

April for Duisburg can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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May

May in this region is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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June

If you go to Duisburg in June, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Duisburg in July, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in Duisburg is balmy. 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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September

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

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October

If you go to Duisburg in October, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

If you vacation in Duisburg during November, you might notice that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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December

If you visit Duisburg during December, you might notice 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 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day.

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Activities for Duisburg, Germany

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

If you plan to see the beautiful Salvatorkirche, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to go to the beautiful DİTİB Merkez Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who can enter the building; you should check with the Duisburg tourism authority.

If you go to Botanical Garden Kaiserberg, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Binoculars

    Like these

If you visit the Museum of Cultural and Local History, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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