Alençon, France: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Alençon, France? If you're planning to go to Alençon, here 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 Alençon, France

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

Important essentials for Alençon, France

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Alençon, 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.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly option.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Alençon, France by month

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January

January in Alençon is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you visit Alençon during February, you may find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you go to Alençon in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you visit Alençon during April, you may see that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Alençon is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you go to Alençon in June, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August for Alençon is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you vacation in Alençon during September, you may find 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 (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Alençon is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Alençon is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to go to the must-see Basilica of Notre-Dame d'Alençon, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Musée des Beaux-arts et de la Dentelle d'Alençon, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Alençon, France

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

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