Gliwice, Poland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Gliwice, Poland

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

What to wear/what to pack for Gliwice, Poland by month

January

If you go to Gliwice in January, you will notice that it is frigid and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time and snow about half of the time.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is freezing and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month and snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Gliwice in March, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Gliwice in April, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow sometimes.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Gliwice is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Gliwice, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Gliwice is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Gliwice, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Gliwice is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) and once in a while jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Gliwice, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Gliwice during August, you are likely to find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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 about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in this region is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Gliwice is cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

It also snows 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Gliwice is frosty, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Gliwice, Poland

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and E
  • A SIM card that works in Gliwice
  • Appropriate museum wear

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