Båtsfjord, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Båtsfjord, Norway? If you're planning to go to Båtsfjord, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Båtsfjord, Norway

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

What to wear/what to pack for Båtsfjord, Norway by month

January

January in Båtsfjord can be bitter cold and extremely snowy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket

February

February in this region is beyond freezing and extremely snowy. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains occasionally and snows most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear

March

March here is freezing and extremely snowy. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains regularly and snows most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear

April

In April, Båtsfjord can be extremely cold, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Båtsfjord, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks

May

In May, Båtsfjord is brisk, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Båtsfjord, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella

June

June can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks

July

In July, Båtsfjord can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) and occasionally jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Båtsfjord, with most of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

August

If you visit Båtsfjord during August, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans

September

Traveling to Båtsfjord in September, you will notice that it is cold and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

October

October in Båtsfjord is very cold, very snowy and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time.

It also snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof coat
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella

November

November in Båtsfjord is frosty, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

It also snows most days. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella

December

December here can be extremely cold and extremely snowy. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Båtsfjord, Norway

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Båtsfjord

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