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

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

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.

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

January

January in Trier is freezing, very rainy and extremely stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

It also snows regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket
  • Umbrella
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots

February

In February, Trier can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s 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 Trier, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Socks

March

If you visit Trier during March, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain boots
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella

April

April in Trier is brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Standard footwear

May

May in Trier is chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece

June

Traveling to Trier in June, you will notice that it is balmy, somewhat rainy and very stormy. 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 sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat

July

July in Trier is mild, 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:

  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain boots
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

August

Traveling to Trier in August, you will notice that it is balmy, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain boots
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

September

Traveling to Trier in September, you will notice that it is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

October

October in Trier can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat

November

In November, Trier is cold, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Trier, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans

December

In December, Trier can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Trier, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Trier
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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