Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Aberdeenshire, we 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 Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Travel insurance

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).

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What to wear/what to pack for Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom by month

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January

If you vacation in Aberdeenshire during January, you may see that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s 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 about a third of the time.

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February

If you go to Aberdeenshire in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you go to Aberdeenshire in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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April

If you vacation in Aberdeenshire during April, you are likely to see that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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May

May in Aberdeenshire can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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June

June for Aberdeenshire is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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July

July in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

If you go to Aberdeenshire in August, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

If you go to Aberdeenshire in September, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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October

October in Aberdeenshire is brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Aberdeenshire is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Aberdeenshire is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

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

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