Mönchengladbach, Germany: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Mönchengladbach, Germany? If you're planning to go to Mönchengladbach, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Mönchengladbach, Germany

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

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

January

If you go to Mönchengladbach in January, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage

February

February in Mönchengladbach is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella

March

If you go to Mönchengladbach in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat

April

If you visit Mönchengladbach during April, you are likely to find that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 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 a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella

May

If you vacation in Mönchengladbach during May, you are likely to find that it is balmy. 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 once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear

June

If you go to Mönchengladbach in June, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses

July

July for Mönchengladbach is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sandals

August

August for Mönchengladbach is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

September

If you are traveling to Mönchengladbach in September, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

October

October in Mönchengladbach can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans

November

November in Mönchengladbach is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella

December

December for Mönchengladbach is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mönchengladbach, Germany

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Mönchengladbach
  • Appropriate museum wear

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