Ostrava, Czech Republic: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Ostrava, Czech Republic

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

What to wear/what to pack for Ostrava, Czech Republic by month

January

Traveling to Ostrava in January, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain or snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Heavy socks

February

If you are traveling to Ostrava in February, you will notice that it is very cold. Expect it to rain or snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy socks
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof coat

March

If you go to Ostrava in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain or snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear

April

April in Ostrava is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Ostrava is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Ostrava is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Ostrava, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Ostrava in August, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Ostrava in September, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, Ostrava is crisp. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and sometimes jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Ostrava, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Ostrava is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots

December

Traveling to Ostrava in December, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to rain or snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy socks

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Ostrava, Czech Republic

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

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

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