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

Traveling to Kempten, Germany? If you're planning to go to Kempten, below is 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 Kempten, Germany

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

Important essentials for Kempten, Germany

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel insurance

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. 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 Kempten, Germany by month

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January

January in Kempten is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Kempten can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Kempten can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Kempten can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Kempten is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Kempten is mild. 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:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you visit Kempten during July, you will probably see that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you visit Kempten during September, you are likely to find that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Kempten is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to 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:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

Traveling to Kempten in November, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Kempten is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to see the stunning St. Lorenz Basilica, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Alpine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Kempten, Germany

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

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