Folkestone, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Folkestone, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Folkestone, the following 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 Folkestone, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Folkestone, England, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly option.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear out. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Folkestone, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

January in Folkestone is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. There is frost 5-10 days this month.

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February

February in Folkestone is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. There is frost regularly.

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March

If you vacation in Folkestone during March, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. There is frost sometimes.

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April

April here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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May

May in Folkestone is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

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June

Traveling to Folkestone in June, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July for Folkestone is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

August here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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September

If you vacation in Folkestone during September, you may see that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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October

In October, Folkestone can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Folkestone, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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November

Traveling to Folkestone in November, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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December

December in Folkestone is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. There is frost 5-10 days this month.

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Activities for Folkestone, England, United Kingdom

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

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