Sighișoara, Romania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Sighișoara, Romania? If you're planning to go to Sighișoara, I've got 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 Sighișoara, Romania

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

Important essentials for Sighișoara, Romania

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Sighișoara, Romania

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

If you intend to go to the stunning Monastery Church, it's useful to wear modest clothing:

If you visit Medieval Weapon Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Sighișoara Citadel, take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Sighișoara.

What to wear/what to pack for Sighișoara, Romania by month

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January

January in Sighișoara is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 5 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain occasionally. It also snows a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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February

February in Sighișoara is very cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 5 F (10+ below zero C). It snows about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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March

In March, Sighișoara is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the high 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 Sighișoara, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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April

In April, Sighișoara is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and sometimes jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Sighișoara, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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May

May is balmy and somewhat rainy. 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 Sighișoara is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

In July, Sighișoara is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) and once in a while jump into the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Sighișoara, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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August

August here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

September in Sighișoara is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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October

October in Sighișoara is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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November

In November, Sighișoara is cold. 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 Sighișoara, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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December

If you are traveling to Sighișoara in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain sometimes and snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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