Trier, Germany: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Trier, Germany? If you're planning to go to Trier, I 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 Trier, Germany

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

Important essentials for Trier, Germany

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable 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).

General health necessities

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

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January

Traveling to Trier in January, you will notice that it is frigid, very rainy and extremely stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you vacation in Trier during February, you might find that it is cold, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Trier is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and very stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows sometimes. 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:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Trier can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you go to Trier in May, you will notice that it can be chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Trier is balmy, somewhat rainy and very stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August for Trier is balmy, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Trier can be chilly, somewhat rainy and very stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Trier is cold, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

Traveling to Trier in November, you will notice that it is cold, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December here can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are intending to go to the must-see Basilica of Constantine, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Trier, Germany

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

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