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

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Traveling to Rüdesheim, Germany? If you're planning to go to Rüdesheim, here 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 Rüdesheim, Germany

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

Important essentials for Rüdesheim, Germany

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • 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).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • N95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Rüdesheim can be brisk, very rainy and very stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 20 F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows sometimes. 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, Rüdesheim is cold, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Rüdesheim, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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March

March in Rüdesheim is brisk, somewhat rainy and very stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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April

If you vacation in Rüdesheim during April, you may notice that it is cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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May

May is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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June

June in this region is balmy, 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 visit Rüdesheim during July, you are likely to notice that it is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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August

August in Rüdesheim is warm, somewhat rainy and very stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in Rüdesheim is mild, somewhat rainy and very stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in Rüdesheim is crisp, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. 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 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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November

November in this region can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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December

December in Rüdesheim is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and very stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C), with a few days below 20 F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows sometimes. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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Activities for Rüdesheim, Germany

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

If you want to go to the stunning Benedictine Abbey of St. Hildegard, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit a temple, such as Niederwald-Tempel, wear:

If you visit the Mediaeval Torture Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Brömserburg Castle, take:


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