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

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Traveling to Kaiserslautern, Germany? If you're planning to go to Kaiserslautern, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Kaiserslautern, Germany

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

Important essentials for Kaiserslautern, Germany

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kaiserslautern, 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 great 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 Kaiserslautern, Germany

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

If you go to Imperial Palace and the Casimir Castle Ruins, you're likely to do a lot of walking. These are a must:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Kaiserslautern.

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

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    January

    January in Kaiserslautern is frosty, very rainy and very 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 sometimes. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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    February

    If you visit Kaiserslautern during February, you may find that it is brisk, somewhat rainy and very 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 below 0 C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow sometimes.

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    March

    If you visit Kaiserslautern during March, you will probably see that it can be brisk, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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 about half of the time.

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    April

    April in this region is cold, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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    May

    In May, Kaiserslautern is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kaiserslautern, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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    June

    In June, Kaiserslautern is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Kaiserslautern, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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    July

    If you visit Kaiserslautern during July, you might notice that it is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat 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 about a third of the time.

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    August

    If you go to Kaiserslautern in August, you will notice that it is mild, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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    September

    In September, Kaiserslautern can be chilly, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kaiserslautern, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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    October

    October in Kaiserslautern can be chilly, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. 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 5-10 days this month. 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 in Kaiserslautern can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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    December

    December in this region is brisk, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows sometimes.

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