Leeuwarden, Netherlands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Leeuwarden, Netherlands? If you're planning to go to Leeuwarden, 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 Leeuwarden, Netherlands

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

Important essentials for Leeuwarden, Netherlands

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Leeuwarden, Netherlands

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

If you go to Fries Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Leeuwarden.

What to wear/what to pack for Leeuwarden, Netherlands by month

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January

If you vacation in Leeuwarden during January, you will probably notice that it can be brisk. 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 C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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February

February here is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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March

If you vacation in Leeuwarden during March, you might find that it is pretty cool. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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April

April in Leeuwarden can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May for Leeuwarden can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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June

If you vacation in Leeuwarden during June, you might notice that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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July

July for Leeuwarden is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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August

August for Leeuwarden is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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September

If you vacation in Leeuwarden during September, you will probably notice that it can be chilly. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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October

October in Leeuwarden can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

November in Leeuwarden can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Leeuwarden is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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