Falkland Islands, Falkland Islands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Falkland Islands, Falkland Islands

Based on the climate and weather in Falkland Islands, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Falkland Islands, Falkland Islands by month

January

If you are traveling to Falkland Islands in January, you will notice that it is cool and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain almost every day of the month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Falkland Islands during February, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool and extremely rainy. 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 around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Falkland Islands in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Falkland Islands is cold and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Falkland Islands, with most of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Falkland Islands during May, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days and snow about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Falkland Islands in June, you will notice that it can be brisk, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days and snow about half of the time.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Falkland Islands in July, you will notice that it is brisk, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days and snow a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Falkland Islands is pretty cool, 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 Falkland Islands, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Falkland Islands can be very chilly, somewhat snowy and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time.

It also snows regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Falkland Islands can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains most days and snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Falkland Islands can be very chilly and extremely rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain nearly every day this month. 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:

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

December

If you are traveling to Falkland Islands in December, you will notice that it is relatively cool and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain almost every day of the month. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Falkland Islands, Falkland Islands

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Falkland Islands
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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