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

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Traveling to Hallstatt, Austria? If you're planning to go to Hallstatt, here 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 Hallstatt, Austria

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

Important essentials for Hallstatt, Austria

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other 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 option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Hallstatt, Austria

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

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

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January

January in Hallstatt is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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February

February in Hallstatt is beyond freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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March

March in Hallstatt is frigid. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains or snows regularly.

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April

April in Hallstatt is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with several 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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May

May in this region is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows once in a while.

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June

June in Hallstatt can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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July

July can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

August for Hallstatt is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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September

September is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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October

If you visit Hallstatt during October, you might find that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet a bit less than half of the time.

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November

Traveling to Hallstatt in November, you will notice that it is very cold. Expect it to rain or snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Hallstatt can be extremely cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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