Prague, Czech Republic: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Prague, Czech Republic? If you're planning to go to Prague, 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 Prague, Czech Republic

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

Important essentials for Prague, Czech Republic

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear away. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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

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January

If you are traveling to Prague in January, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

In February, Prague is frigid. Temperatures routinely are in the 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 Prague, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Prague is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Prague is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you go to Prague in June, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

Traveling to Prague in August, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

In September, Prague is relatively cool. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Prague, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

In October, Prague is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Prague, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

In November, Prague is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Prague, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December is frigid. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Museum of Czech Cubism, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Prague, Czech Republic

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

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