Râmnicu Vâlcea, Romania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Râmnicu Vâlcea, Romania

Based on the climate and weather in Râmnicu Vâlcea, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Râmnicu Vâlcea, Romania by month

January

January in Râmnicu Vâlcea is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket

February

February in Râmnicu Vâlcea is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof coat
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans

March

March can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Râmnicu Vâlcea is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and about a third of the time 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 Râmnicu Vâlcea, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Râmnicu Vâlcea in May, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Râmnicu Vâlcea is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July here is a perfect temperature and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Râmnicu Vâlcea is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Râmnicu Vâlcea is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Râmnicu Vâlcea is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Râmnicu Vâlcea, Romania

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Râmnicu Vâlcea, 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 Râmnicu Vâlcea
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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