Hautes-Alpes, France: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Hautes-Alpes, France? If you're planning to go to Hautes-Alpes, this is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Hautes-Alpes, France

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

Important essentials for Hautes-Alpes, France

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Hautes-Alpes, France by month

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January

Traveling to Hautes-Alpes in January, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

February in Hautes-Alpes can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you visit Hautes-Alpes during March, you are likely to notice that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April here is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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May

May in Hautes-Alpes is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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June

If you vacation in Hautes-Alpes during June, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

If you vacation in Hautes-Alpes during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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August

August in Hautes-Alpes is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September in Hautes-Alpes is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you go to Hautes-Alpes in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

If you visit Hautes-Alpes during November, you may notice that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Hautes-Alpes is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Hautes-Alpes, France

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

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