Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Bangor, 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 Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom

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

If you are going to see the must-see Bangor Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you go to STORIEL, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Penrhyn Castle, take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Bangor.

What to wear/what to pack for Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom by month

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January

January in Bangor can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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February

If you go to Bangor in February, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you are traveling to Bangor in March, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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April

April here is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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May

May in Bangor is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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June

June in Bangor is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

In July, Bangor is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Bangor, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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August

August in Bangor is mild and somewhat rainy. 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 (high 10s C).

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September

If you vacation in Bangor during September, you may see that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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October

October in Bangor is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

In November, Bangor is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Bangor, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is windy.

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December

December in Bangor can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 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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