Hiiumaa, Estonia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Hiiumaa, Estonia? If you're planning to go to Hiiumaa, I have 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 Hiiumaa, Estonia

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

Important essentials for Hiiumaa, Estonia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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 to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Hiiumaa, Estonia by month

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January

In January, Hiiumaa is frosty and somewhat snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Hiiumaa, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Hiiumaa can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It snows sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

In March, Hiiumaa can be brisk and somewhat snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Hiiumaa, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Hiiumaa during April, you are likely to notice that it is cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to snow regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

In May, Hiiumaa is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Hiiumaa, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you are traveling to Hiiumaa in July, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

In August, Hiiumaa is mild and very snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Hiiumaa, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Hiiumaa is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Hiiumaa is brisk and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Hiiumaa is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Hiiumaa can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the must-see Kuriste Church, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Hiiumaa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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