Lavaux, Switzerland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Lavaux, Switzerland? If you're planning to go to Lavaux, this 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 Lavaux, Switzerland

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

Important essentials for Lavaux, Switzerland

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • 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 disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear out. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Lavaux, Switzerland by month

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January

Traveling to Lavaux in January, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain or snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

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February

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

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March

Traveling to Lavaux in March, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost once in a while.

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April

In April, Lavaux is cool. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Lavaux, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

If you go to Lavaux in May, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

If you visit Lavaux during June, you may find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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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July

If you vacation in Lavaux during July, you might notice that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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August

Traveling to Lavaux in August, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you vacation in Lavaux during September, you will probably see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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October

October in Lavaux is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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November

In November, Lavaux can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Lavaux, with several of the days of the month having rain. There is frost once in a while.

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December

December in Lavaux can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). There is frost about half of the time.

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Activities for Lavaux, Switzerland

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

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