Jena, Germany: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Jena, Germany? If you're planning to go to Jena, we 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 Jena, Germany

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

Important essentials for Jena, Germany

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent kit.


  • 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 Jena, Germany

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

If you want to visit the beautiful St Michael's church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing that covers knees and shoulders:

If you go to Dornburg chateaux, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Jena.

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

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    January

    January in Jena is freezing. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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    February

    If you go to Jena in February, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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    March

    March in Jena is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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    April

    April in Jena can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

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    May

    May in Jena is relatively 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). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

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    June

    If you go to Jena in June, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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    July

    July here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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    August

    If you vacation in Jena during August, you may notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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    September

    September in Jena can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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    October

    October in Jena is pretty 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). It tends to rain occasionally.

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    November

    November in Jena is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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    December

    If you visit Jena during December, you might see that it is very cold. 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 below 0 C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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