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

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Traveling to Gretna, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Gretna, below 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 Gretna, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Gretna, England, United Kingdom

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • 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 Gretna, England, United Kingdom

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

If you visit Gretna Green Story Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Gretna.

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

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January

If you go to Gretna in January, you will notice that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

If you are traveling to Gretna in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you go to Gretna in March, 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).

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April

April in Gretna is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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May

May is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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June

If you visit Gretna during June, you will probably see that it is crisp 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 high 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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July

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

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August

If you are traveling to Gretna in August, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

In September, Gretna is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Gretna, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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October

If you are traveling to Gretna in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

November in Gretna 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.

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December

If you visit Gretna during December, you will probably notice 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 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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