Schwerin, Germany: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Schwerin, Germany

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

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

January

January for Schwerin is very cold, somewhat snowy, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

It rains about half of the time and snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

In March, Schwerin can be very chilly, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Schwerin, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Schwerin can be very chilly, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Schwerin, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in this region is chilly, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Schwerin during June, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Schwerin is mild, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and about a third of the time jump into 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 Schwerin, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Schwerin is balmy, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into 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 Schwerin, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Schwerin is chilly, very rainy and very hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, Schwerin is brisk, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Schwerin, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Schwerin in November, you will notice that it is pretty cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Schwerin is cold, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Schwerin, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Schwerin, Germany

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

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