Shumen, Bulgaria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Shumen, Bulgaria? If you're planning to go to Shumen, 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 Shumen, Bulgaria

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

Important essentials for Shumen, Bulgaria

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Shumen, Bulgaria

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Shumen.

What to wear/what to pack for Shumen, Bulgaria by month

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January

January in Shumen is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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February

February here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

If you visit Shumen during March, you are likely to notice that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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April

April in Shumen is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May here is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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June

Traveling to Shumen in June, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July in Shumen is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

If you visit Shumen during August, you may notice that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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September

If you are traveling to Shumen in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in Shumen is cool. 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).

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November

If you go to Shumen in November, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December for Shumen is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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