Goseong, South Korea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Goseong, South Korea

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

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

January

January in Goseong is cold 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 high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters

February

February in Goseong can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella

March

March for Goseong can be brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Goseong is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Goseong, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Goseong is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Goseong in June, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella

July

July in Goseong is warm and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses

August

If you vacation in Goseong during August, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

September

September in Goseong is mild and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses

October

If you go to Goseong in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Goseong in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Goseong can be brisk and somewhat rainy. 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 once in a while. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Goseong, South Korea

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types F
  • A SIM card that works in Goseong
  • Appropriate museum wear

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