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

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

When to go to Gwandong Palgyeong, South Korea

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

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

January

January in Gwandong Palgyeong is very cold. 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.

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:

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

February

If you are traveling to Gwandong Palgyeong in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain sometimes and snow a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Gwandong Palgyeong during March, you are likely to find 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).

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 and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Gwandong Palgyeong in April, you will notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Gwandong Palgyeong during May, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool 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 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Gwandong Palgyeong is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Gwandong Palgyeong during July, you are likely to find that it is warm and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 around 80 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Gwandong Palgyeong is a perfect temperature and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Gwandong Palgyeong, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Gwandong Palgyeong during September, you are likely to find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Gwandong Palgyeong in October, you will notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Gwandong Palgyeong can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Gwandong Palgyeong, 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 Gwandong Palgyeong
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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