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What to wear in Amsterdam?

What to wear in Amsterdam? This page provides information on appropriate clothes when you travel to Amsterdam.

Amsterdam is a small town that gives tourists a sense of its people, neighborhoods, sites and secrets. The place looks more like a town where travelers can practically explore the area on a bike ride, walking tour or the use of transportation for less than a week. One may spend more time creating memories than trying to figure out why everything on your itinerary into a limited amount of time.

We will provide you the information on appropriate clothes for the next 5 days and appropriate clothes for each season (and each month) in this city.

  1. 5 Day Clothes Forecast
  2. Clothes for Each Season

5 Day Clothes Forecast

5 day clothes forecast and weather forecast for Amsterdam are as follows. These are updated daily.

Amsterdam - Oct 06(Thursday)

During the day

A light jacket or sweater will be comfortable.

At night

A jacket or coat, you will need light winter clothes.
If you are sensitive to cold, keep yourself warm.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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clear sky

Afternoon :

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clear sky

Night :

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clear sky

Amsterdam - Oct 07(Friday)

During the day

A light jacket or sweater will be comfortable.

At night

A jacket or light coat will be comfortable.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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broken clouds

Afternoon :

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light rain

Night :

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light rain

Amsterdam - Oct 08(Saturday)

During the day

A light jacket or sweater will be comfortable.

At night

It is cold enough to wear a coat, you will need winter clothes.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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light rain

Afternoon :

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scattered clouds

Night :

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broken clouds

Amsterdam - Oct 09(Sunday)

During the day

A light jacket or sweater will be comfortable.

At night

A jacket or light coat will be comfortable.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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overcast clouds

Afternoon :

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overcast clouds

Night :

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overcast clouds

Amsterdam - Oct 10(Monday)

During the day

A light jacket or sweater will be comfortable.

At night

It is cold enough to wear a coat, you will need winter clothes.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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broken clouds

Afternoon :

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clear sky

Night :

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clear sky

5 Day Clothes Forecast describes the appropriate clothes according to the weather forecast temperature.

Clothes for Each Season

This section provides information on appropriate clothes for each season, appropriate clothes for each month (Monthly Clothes Forecast) and more useful information. Monthly Clothes Forecast describes the appropriate clothes according to average high/low temperature for each month.

Appropriate Clothes for Each Season

Amsterdam Weather

In Amsterdam, the winter season is cold, windy and generally cloudy. The summers are pleasant and partly cloudly. The average annual temperature ranges between 34 to 71 degrees Fahrenheit. According to the tourist score, the greatest season of the year where there are a large population of tourists is from late June to early September. The city offers many tourist attractions such as guided tours, art museums, boar riding, hotels and restaurants.

If one has got exciting travel plans to travel to Amsterdam, the kind of clothes they pack may either make the adventure to be fun or ruin it. Therefore, the following are the essential clothes to pack for each season while visiting Amsterdam:

Summer

In Amsterdam, it doesn't usually get so hot. However, the summer seasons can be unpredicted since the last summer had unforeseen heatwaves. So, it is feasible for temperatures to reach 30 degrees and above and remain constant for a while. Typically, always dress in layers and be ready to get wet. Be ready to go swimming but remember it is only in designated areas.

The ideal clothes in Amsterdam are shirts with long sleeves just in case the afternoon gets a little chilly. However, avoid making it a full sweater. Carrying shirts with short sleeves helps to walk around the city. However, it is not light skirts, dresses and pants. In Amsterdam, people prefer wearing a decent skirt, especially when doing activities such as commuting by bicycle. Remember to carry swimming gear and light footwear.

Winter

Although most tourists don't like to go to Amsterdam during the winter season, there are benefits to doing so. Winter travels are recommended for their lower costs, smaller people and more authentic atmosphere. Even though the place is cold on most days, the temperature will be above freezing. There will be frequent wind, rain or sometimes hail, which the locals dislike the most. There are rare occasions when the sunshine makes you feel like magic has been sprinkled over the city.

The suitable clothes for this season are sweaters with long sleeves, which should be oversized and baggy. Pants and trousers should probably go without saying. It is advisable to wear jeans or thick khaki pants. Waterproof and windproof winter jackets will help to keep one from getting flu due to the rain and wind. Additionally, one should carry extra waterproof boots that are comfortable walking on them.

Autumn and Spring

There is a variation during the spring season. Whereby individuals in Amsterdam are emerging from their winter slumber and pleading for more sunshine, thus one may notice different individuals pushing their clothing selection since they are upbeat. Fall and spring are included in the same cloth category because of how similar the weather and temperatures may be. Although one will probably change the clothing style a little, it should help one make plans.

The temperatures may range between 8 and 19 degrees Celsius. When preparing to go to Amsterdam, remember that wind and rain are always possible. The ideal clothes to have in the bag are shirts with long sleeves, where one might not need the underlayer by this time. But if the weather is still chilly, one can add another layer. Skirts, leggings and pants are suitable, but you probably won't need any additional layers.

One still requires windproof and waterproof clothing and perhaps warm weather layers like a sweater or a jacket. Additionally, one should have stable footwear where one might still consider wearing boots. By spring, most individuals are probably wearing shoes. Consider that there is a possibility of raining and therefore, ensure to carry raining garments. It is still expected to be windy, so a scarf is also very convenient to carry anywhere. Consider using a mid-weight so that it does not create excess heat that might make one feel uncomfortable.

Summing it Up

Choosing the ideal clothes for each season when you are planning to go on a trip to Amsterdam is very crucial. The clothes you choose will make your trip more adventurous or, at the same time, ruin it. Therefore, it is necessary to identify the needed clothes to ensure that your body is completely safe for the extreme rainfall and winds during winter and the hot and muggy days during the summer season. It is also crucial to additional equipment such as sunglasses and sunscreen to avoid eye and skin damage due to excessive UV from the sun.

Monthly Clothes Forecast

Monthly Clothes Forecast provides information on appropriate clothes according to average high/low temperature for each month. Links to each month are as follows.

Monthly Clothes Forecast in Amsterdam

monthClothes Forecast
JanDuring the day
A coat, sometimes gloves and a warm hat.
At night
A down jacket, gloves and warm hat.
FebDuring the day
A coat, sometimes gloves and a warm hat.
At night
A down jacket, gloves and warm hat.
MarDuring the day
Sometimes a jacket, sometimes a coat, gloves, warm hat.
At night
A coat or down jacket, gloves and a warm hat.
AprDuring the day
A jacket or light winter clothes.
At night
A coat, sometimes gloves and a warm hat.
MayDuring the day
A long-sleeved shirt, and a light jacket or sweater. Sometimes light winter clothes.
At night
Sometimes a jacket, sometimes a coat, gloves, warm hat.
JunDuring the day
Sometimes a T-shirt, short-sleeved shirt. But sometimes a long-sleeved shirt, light jacket or sweater.
At night
A jacket or light winter clothes.
JulDuring the day
A T-shirt and a short-sleeved shirt. Sometimes a long-sleeved shirt.
At night
A long-sleeved shirt, and a light jacket or sweater. Sometimes light winter clothes.
AugDuring the day
Sometimes a T-shirt, short-sleeved shirt. But sometimes a long-sleeved shirt, light jacket or sweater.
At night
A long-sleeved shirt, and a light jacket or sweater. Sometimes light winter clothes.
SepDuring the day
A long-sleeved shirt, and a light jacket or sweater.
At night
A jacket or light winter clothes.
OctDuring the day
A long-sleeved shirt, and a light jacket or sweater. Sometimes light winter clothes.
At night
Sometimes a jacket, sometimes a coat, gloves, warm hat.
NovDuring the day
Sometimes a jacket, sometimes a coat, gloves, warm hat.
At night
A coat, sometimes gloves and a warm hat.
DecDuring the day
A coat, sometimes gloves and a warm hat.
At night
A coat or down jacket, gloves and a warm hat.

Monthly average temperature

Low : Average low temperature, High : Average high temperature


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