When is the best time to go to Germany?

When is the best time to go to Germany? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Germany, the weather is good everywhere in June, July, August and September
  • The best months to go to Berlin are May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months in Berlin are June, July and August, and the coldest month of the year is January
  • The rainiest months in this city are June and July
  • Lübeck is the city with the best climate, with good weather 10 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Hamburg are July, August and September


For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Germany for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 29°F to 41°F
2 to 9 days*
February 29°F to 45°F
1 to 8 days*
March 34°F to 54°F
1 to 8 days*
April 41°F to 63°F
1 to 7 days*
May 47°F to 68°F
2 to 13 days*
June 54°F to 77°F
2 to 14 days*
July 58°F to 81°F
2 to 13 days*
August 58°F to 81°F
2 to 12 days*
September 50°F to 74°F
1 to 9 days*
October 43°F to 63°F
2 to 10 days*
November 36°F to 52°F
2 to 9 days*
December 32°F to 45°F
2 to 10 days*
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Germany by cities

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Berlin

Berlin

The best months to go to Berlin are may, june, july, august and september.

Bavaria

Bavaria

The best months to go to Bavaria are may, june, july, august and september.

Bonn

Bonn

The best months to go to Bonn are may, june, july, august and september.

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Temperatures and rainfall in Germany

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Germany and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Berlin, Bavaria, Bonn, Cologne and Dortmund, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Where to go in Germany?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Berlin38°F41°F50°F61°F68°F76°F79°F79°F70°F59°F49°F41°F
Bavaria36°F40°F50°F59°F65°F72°F76°F76°F68°F58°F47°F40°F
Bonn41°F43°F52°F61°F67°F74°F77°F77°F70°F59°F50°F43°F
Cologne41°F45°F52°F61°F67°F74°F77°F77°F70°F61°F52°F45°F
Dortmund41°F43°F50°F61°F65°F72°F76°F76°F68°F59°F50°F43°F
Dresden36°F38°F47°F58°F65°F72°F76°F76°F68°F58°F49°F40°F
Dusseldorf41°F45°F52°F61°F67°F72°F76°F76°F70°F59°F50°F45°F
Frankfurt40°F43°F52°F63°F67°F76°F79°F77°F70°F59°F50°F43°F
Hamburg38°F41°F49°F58°F63°F70°F74°F74°F67°F58°F49°F41°F
Heidelberg41°F45°F54°F63°F68°F77°F81°F81°F74°F61°F50°F43°F
Munich38°F40°F50°F59°F65°F72°F76°F76°F68°F58°F49°F41°F
Nuremberg38°F41°F50°F61°F67°F74°F77°F77°F70°F58°F49°F41°F
Rügen38°F40°F45°F52°F59°F67°F70°F72°F65°F56°F49°F41°F
Schwarzwald (Black Forest)41°F45°F54°F63°F67°F76°F79°F79°F72°F63°F52°F45°F
Stuttgart40°F41°F50°F59°F65°F74°F77°F77°F70°F59°F50°F41°F
Sylt41°F40°F43°F49°F54°F61°F65°F67°F63°F58°F50°F45°F
Meersburg40°F41°F50°F61°F65°F74°F77°F77°F70°F61°F50°F43°F
Ulm38°F40°F49°F59°F63°F72°F74°F74°F68°F58°F49°F40°F
Aachen41°F43°F50°F59°F65°F70°F74°F74°F68°F59°F50°F43°F
Baden-Baden41°F43°F52°F61°F67°F74°F77°F77°F70°F61°F50°F43°F

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Is this weather information for Germany reliable?

Climate data for Germany has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Germany allows us to determine the average for each month in Berlin, Bavaria, Bonn, Cologne, Dortmund, Dresden, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, and 85 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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