Hortobágy, Hungary: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Hortobágy, Hungary? If you're planning to go to Hortobágy, this article contains 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 Hortobágy, Hungary

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

Important essentials for Hortobágy, Hungary

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Hortobágy, Hungary

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Hortobágy.

What to wear/what to pack for Hortobágy, Hungary by month

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January

In January, Hortobágy is frigid. Temperatures routinely are in the low 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 Hortobágy, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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February

If you are traveling to Hortobágy in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain or snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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March

If you are traveling to Hortobágy in March, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain or snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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April

If you go to Hortobágy in April, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

May in Hortobágy is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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June

June in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

July in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

August in Hortobágy is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

Traveling to Hortobágy in September, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in Hortobágy is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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November

November is brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows about half of the time.

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December

December in Hortobágy is frigid. 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).

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