Forres, Scotland, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Forres, Scotland, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Forres, here 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 Forres, Scotland, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Forres, Scotland, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • 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 Forres, Scotland, United Kingdom by month

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January

If you visit Forres during January, you will probably see that it is brisk 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 C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly. There is frost about a third of the time.

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February

February in Forres is cold and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you vacation in Forres during March, you may find that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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April

April in Forres can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost sometimes. It rains regularly.

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May

If you vacation in Forres during May, you might find that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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June

If you visit Forres during June, you will probably notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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July

Traveling to Forres in July, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Forres in August, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

In September, Forres is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Forres, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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October

October for Forres is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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November

Traveling to Forres in November, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost occasionally.

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December

If you vacation in Forres during December, you will probably notice that it can be very chilly 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 C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. There is frost about half of the time.

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Activities for Forres, Scotland, United Kingdom

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

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