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

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Traveling to Lower Saxony, Germany? If you're planning to go to Lower Saxony, we have 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 Lower Saxony, Germany

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

Important essentials for Lower Saxony, Germany

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Lower Saxony, 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 excellent 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 Lower Saxony, Germany

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Lower Saxony.

What to wear/what to pack for Lower Saxony, Germany by month

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January

January in Lower Saxony is brisk, 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 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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February

If you visit Lower Saxony during February, you might see that it is pretty cool, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. 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 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow 5-10 days this month.

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March

March is brisk, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time and snows 5-10 days this month.

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April

April here is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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May

May in Lower Saxony is cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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June

June for Lower Saxony is mild and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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July

If you are traveling to Lower Saxony in July, you will notice that it is balmy and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you vacation in Lower Saxony during August, you will probably find that it is balmy, very rainy and somewhat hazy. 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 two thirds of the time.

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September

If you are traveling to Lower Saxony in September, you will notice that it can be chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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October

In October, Lower Saxony can be chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Lower Saxony, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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November

In November, Lower Saxony is cold and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Lower Saxony, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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December

December in Lower Saxony can be 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 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.

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