Chungju, South Korea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Chungju, South Korea

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

What to wear/what to pack for Chungju, South Korea by month

January

If you go to Chungju in January, you will notice that it is very cold, somewhat snowy and very hazy. Expect it to rain occasionally and snow a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Sweaters
  • Umbrella
  • Insulated boots
  • Fleeces
  • Very heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Scarf

February

February in Chungju can be brisk and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots

March

March here is brisk, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly and snows once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof coat

April

In April, Chungju is crisp, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Chungju, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Chungju in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

June

If you go to Chungju in June, you will notice that it is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

July in Chungju is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts

August

If you go to Chungju in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage

September

If you visit Chungju during September, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear

October

Traveling to Chungju in October, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Chungju during November, you are likely to find that it is brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens

December

December in Chungju is pretty cool and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Chungju, South Korea

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types F
  • A SIM card that works in Chungju
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

Check out our guides for these other locations: Creede, Colorado, United States of America, Banbridge, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Patapsco Valley State Park, Maryland, United States of America, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil, Okehampton, England, United Kingdom, Randers, Denmark, Sidney, Ohio, United States of America, Lourdes, France, Campbeltown, Scotland, United Kingdom, Linthicum, Maryland, United States of America, and Tanguiéta, Benin.