Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland, Canada? If you're planning to go to Happy Valley-Goose Bay, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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When to go to Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland, Canada

Based on the climate and weather in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland, Canada

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, 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 good 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 Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland, Canada

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

    What to wear/what to pack for Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland, Canada by month

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    January

    January in Happy Valley-Goose Bay can be dangerously cold and somewhat snowy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the single digits F (10+ below zero C) to single digits F (10+ below zero C), although night temperatures can dip into the 20+ below zero F (30+ below zero C).

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    February

    February in this region is unbearably cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the 10s F (10+ below zero C) during the day. It snows about half of the time.

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    March

    If you go to Happy Valley-Goose Bay in March, you will notice that it is unbearably cold and somewhat snowy. Expect it to snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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    April

    If you are traveling to Happy Valley-Goose Bay in April, you will notice that it is brisk and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain once in a while and snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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    May

    If you vacation in Happy Valley-Goose Bay during May, you will probably find that it is brisk, snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits 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.

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    June

    June in Happy Valley-Goose Bay is relatively cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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    July

    If you vacation in Happy Valley-Goose Bay during July, you will probably find that it is mild and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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    August

    August in this region is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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    September

    In September, Happy Valley-Goose Bay is cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Happy Valley-Goose Bay, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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    October

    October in Happy Valley-Goose Bay is pretty cool, snowy and somewhat rainy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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    November

    November in Happy Valley-Goose Bay can be extremely cold and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally. It also snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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    December

    December in Happy Valley-Goose Bay is unbearably cold and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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