Halden, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Halden, Norway

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

What to wear/what to pack for Halden, Norway by month

January

January in Halden is very cold and somewhat snowy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thermal undergarments
  • Sweaters
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Scarf
  • Very heavy socks
  • Insulated boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Gloves
  • Pajamas, such as sweats

February

Traveling to Halden in February, you will notice that it is frigid and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time and snow a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Insulated boots
  • Scarf
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Fleeces
  • Very heavy socks
  • Gloves
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters

March

March in Halden can be brisk, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 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
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof boots
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket

April

If you vacation in Halden during April, you are likely to find that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Halden is cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half 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:

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

June

June here is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Halden is balmy and somewhat rainy. 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:

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

August

If you visit Halden during August, you are likely to find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Halden is cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Halden, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Halden is pretty cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Halden is very cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) to low 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
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Halden, Norway

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Halden

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