Vilnius, Lithuania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Vilnius, Lithuania? If you're planning to go to Vilnius, this 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 Vilnius, Lithuania

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

Important essentials for Vilnius, Lithuania

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold 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 Vilnius, Lithuania by month

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January

In January, Vilnius is biting cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Vilnius, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

In February, Vilnius can be dangerously cold. Temperatures routinely are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Vilnius, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

In March, Vilnius is frigid. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Vilnius, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Vilnius during April, you will probably notice that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Vilnius is cool. 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 plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Vilnius is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in Vilnius is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you vacation in Vilnius during August, you are likely to see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Vilnius is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Vilnius is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

In November, Vilnius can be extremely cold. 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 Vilnius, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Vilnius is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to check out the must-see Vilnius Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Museum of Genocide Victims aka KGB Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Vilnius, Lithuania

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

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