Central Gotland, Sweden: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Central Gotland, Sweden

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

What to wear/what to pack for Central Gotland, Sweden by month

January

January in Central Gotland is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). 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:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters

February

February is frosty. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear

March

March is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Central Gotland is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Central Gotland can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear

June

If you are traveling to Central Gotland in June, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece

July

July in Central Gotland is balmy. 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 (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Socks

August

If you visit Central Gotland during August, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain boots
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella

September

If you visit Central Gotland during September, you are likely to find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece

October

October in Central Gotland can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses

November

November for Central Gotland is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Central Gotland is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). 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:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Central Gotland, Sweden

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Central Gotland, 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 Central Gotland

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