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

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

When to go to Sonthofen, Germany

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

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

January

January in this region can be very chilly, snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month and snows (several inches of snow).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Sonthofen can be brisk, snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows (several inches of snow).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Sonthofen in April, you will notice that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow (a dusting of snow).

Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Sonthofen can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Sonthofen in July, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Sonthofen is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Sonthofen in September, you will notice that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Sonthofen during October, you are likely to find that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region can be brisk, snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows (several inches of snow).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Sonthofen can be very chilly, snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

During your visit, you can expect several inches of snow. This is also a rainy time for Sonthofen, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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