Petroșani, Romania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Petroșani, Romania? If you're planning to go to Petroșani, 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 Petroșani, Romania

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

Important essentials for Petroșani, Romania

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Petroșani, Romania by month

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January

January in Petroșani is freezing and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain once in a while. It also snows 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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February

In February, Petroșani is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Petroșani, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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March

If you go to Petroșani in March, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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April

April in Petroșani can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

In May, Petroșani is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Petroșani, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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June

June in this region is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

If you vacation in Petroșani during July, you are likely to see that it is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 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 a third of the time.

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August

If you visit Petroșani during August, you might notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 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 a third of the time.

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September

September in Petroșani is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you visit Petroșani during October, you are likely to notice that it can be chilly. 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). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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November

Traveling to Petroșani in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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December

Traveling to Petroșani in December, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time and snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Petroșani, Romania

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

If you go to the Mining Museum (historical monument dating from 1920), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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