Gunsan, South Korea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Gunsan, South Korea? If you're planning to go to Gunsan, I have 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 Gunsan, South Korea

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

Important essentials for Gunsan, South Korea

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

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January

January in Gunsan is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally. It also snows about a third of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

February

February here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

March

If you vacation in Gunsan during March, you might see that it is cold 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). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

April

In April, Gunsan can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Gunsan, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

May

Traveling to Gunsan in May, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

June

June in Gunsan is warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

July

In July, Gunsan is pretty consistently hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Gunsan, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

August

If you visit Gunsan during August, you will probably notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

September

In September, Gunsan is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Gunsan, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

October

October in Gunsan is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

November

In November, Gunsan can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Gunsan, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

December

December in this region is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Dongguksa Temple, wear:

Activities for Gunsan, South Korea

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

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