Gävle, Sweden: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Gävle, Sweden? If you're planning to go to Gävle, this 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 Gävle, Sweden

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

Important essentials for Gävle, Sweden

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold 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 frequently wear out. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Gävle, Sweden by month

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January

Traveling to Gävle in January, you will notice that it is frosty. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you are traveling to Gävle in February, you will notice that it is very cold. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you go to Gävle in March, you will notice that it is frosty. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Gävle 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 once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you are traveling to Gävle in May, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

Traveling to Gävle in June, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in Gävle is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Gävle is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you go to Gävle in September, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Gävle is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Gävle is freezing. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Gävle is frigid. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Regional Art & History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Gävle, Sweden

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

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