Geleen, Netherlands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Geleen, Netherlands

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

What to wear/what to pack for Geleen, Netherlands by month

January

If you go to Geleen in January, you will notice that it can be brisk, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow about a third of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof coat
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella

February

In February, Geleen is brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Geleen, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof coat
  • Standard footwear

March

March in Geleen is brisk, very rainy and very hazy. 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 luggage
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

April

April in Geleen is pretty cool, very rainy and very hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Geleen during May, you are likely to find that it can be chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Geleen in June, you will notice that it is mild, very rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Geleen during July, you are likely to find that it is mild, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Geleen during August, you are likely to find that it is balmy, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Geleen is crisp, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Geleen, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Geleen in October, you will notice that it can be chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Geleen in November, you will notice that it is pretty cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you vacation in Geleen during December, you are likely to find that it is brisk, very rainy and somewhat hazy. 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days and snow regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Geleen, Netherlands

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

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