Hanau, Germany: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Hanau, Germany

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

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

January

January in Hanau can be brisk, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 20 F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

It also snows once in a while. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

February

If you vacation in Hanau during February, you are likely to find that it is brisk, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain boots
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks

March

If you go to Hanau in March, you will notice that it is brisk, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat

April

April in Hanau is crisp, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat

May

May in Hanau can be chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat

June

In June, Hanau is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals

July

If you go to Hanau in July, you will notice that it is warm, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain boots
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

August

If you visit Hanau during August, you are likely to find that it is warm, somewhat rainy and very stormy. 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 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

September

In September, Hanau is balmy, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Socks

October

If you vacation in Hanau during October, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain boots
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

November

November in Hanau is cold, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain boots
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat

December

If you visit Hanau during December, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 30s 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 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Hanau, Germany

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Hanau, 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 Hanau
  • Appropriate museum wear

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