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

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Traveling to Donghae, South Korea? If you're planning to go to Donghae, this is 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 Donghae, South Korea

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

Important essentials for Donghae, South Korea

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

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  • Travel insurance

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Donghae is brisk and somewhat hazy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

February

If you go to Donghae in February, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

March

March in Donghae is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows sometimes. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

April

If you vacation in Donghae during April, you are likely to see that it is chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

May

If you go to Donghae in May, you will notice that it is balmy, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

June

If you vacation in Donghae during June, you might notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

August

August in Donghae is pretty consistently hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

September

If you go to Donghae in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

October

October in Donghae is balmy and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

November

November is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

December

If you vacation in Donghae during December, you will probably notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

Going to Cheongok Natural Cave? You'll need:

Activities for Donghae, South Korea

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

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