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

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Traveling to Transylvania, Romania? If you're planning to go to Transylvania, here is 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 Transylvania, Romania

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

Important essentials for Transylvania, Romania

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country 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 great one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Transylvania is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 5 F (10+ below zero C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average.

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February

If you are traveling to Transylvania in February, you will notice that it is very cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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March

Traveling to Transylvania in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Transylvania is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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May

May in Transylvania is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

June for Transylvania is mild and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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July

If you are traveling to Transylvania in July, you will notice that it is warm and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you vacation in Transylvania during August, you might find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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September

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

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October

Traveling to Transylvania in October, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

Traveling to Transylvania in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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December

If you go to Transylvania in December, you will notice that it is frigid. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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