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

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Traveling to Kiel, Germany? If you're planning to go to Kiel, the following 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 Kiel, Germany

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

Important essentials for Kiel, Germany

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

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

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January

January in Kiel is pretty cool, somewhat snowy and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. It also snows about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you go to Kiel in February, you will notice that it is brisk, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March for Kiel is cold and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time and snows regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you visit Kiel during April, you will probably see that it is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s 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 two thirds of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

Traveling to Kiel in May, you will notice that it is relatively cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in this region is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you visit Kiel during July, you are likely to notice that it is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you vacation in Kiel during August, you might find that it is mild and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you vacation in Kiel during September, you might notice that it is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s 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 two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you go to Kiel in October, you will notice that it is pretty cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you are traveling to Kiel in November, you will notice that it is cold and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Kiel is brisk and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. It also snows regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Kunsthalle zu Kiel, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Kiel, Germany

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

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