Dokdo, South Korea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Dokdo, South Korea? If you're planning to go to Dokdo, I've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Dokdo, South Korea

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

Important essentials for Dokdo, South Korea

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel insurance

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General health necessities

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

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January

January can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

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February

February in Dokdo can be very chilly. 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 60% to 70% range on average.

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March

If you go to Dokdo in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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April

April in this region can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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May

May for Dokdo is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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June

If you vacation in Dokdo during June, you are likely to notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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July

If you are traveling to Dokdo in July, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

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

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September

If you go to Dokdo in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in Dokdo is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November in Dokdo is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

Traveling to Dokdo in December, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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