Flaine, France: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Flaine, France? If you're planning to go to Flaine, this is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 Flaine, France

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

Important essentials for Flaine, France

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities

Flaine is at a somewhat high altitude, and could cause problems for some. For that reason, you will want to be constantly hydrated and pack altitude sickness remedies.


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Flaine, France

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Flaine.

What to wear/what to pack for Flaine, France by month

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January

January in Flaine can be bitter cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with most days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). There is frost almost every day of the month.

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February

In February, Flaine is beyond freezing. Temperatures routinely are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C). This is also a rainy time for Flaine, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. There is frost most days.

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March

March in Flaine is beyond freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with most days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). There is frost most days.

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April

Traveling to Flaine in April, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day.

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May

Traveling to Flaine in May, you will notice that it is very cold. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

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June

In June, Flaine can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Flaine, with several of the days of the month having rain. There is frost regularly.

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July

If you go to Flaine in July, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

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August

If you go to Flaine in August, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

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September

September in Flaine can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about a third of the time.

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October

October here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about half of the time. It rains or snows 5-10 days this month.

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November

November in this region is freezing. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. There is frost almost every day of the month. It rains or snows about half of the time.

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December

Traveling to Flaine in December, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day of the month.

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