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

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

When to go to Haugesund, Norway

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

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

January

January in Haugesund is cold, somewhat snowy and extremely rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Haugesund is cold, somewhat snowy and very rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here can be brisk, somewhat snowy and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains most days and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Haugesund is pretty cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time.

It also snows sometimes. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Haugesund can be brisk and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and sometimes 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 Haugesund, with most of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Haugesund is crisp and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Haugesund is relatively cool and extremely rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is relatively cool and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Haugesund is brisk and extremely rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Haugesund during October, you are likely to find that it can be brisk and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Haugesund can be very chilly and extremely rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain almost every day. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Haugesund in December, you will notice that it is pretty cool and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain almost every day and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Haugesund, 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 Haugesund
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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