Harlingen, Netherlands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Harlingen, Netherlands? If you're planning to go to Harlingen, below 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 Harlingen, Netherlands

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

Important essentials for Harlingen, Netherlands

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • A vaccine card protector

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  • 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).

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Harlingen, Netherlands by month

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January

January in Harlingen can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

Traveling to Harlingen in February, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Harlingen is cold. 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 see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Harlingen is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you vacation in Harlingen during May, you will probably see that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you vacation in Harlingen during June, you will probably see that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you visit Harlingen during July, you may find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Harlingen is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Harlingen is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Harlingen is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Harlingen is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museum Hannemahuis, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Harlingen, Netherlands

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

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