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

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

When to go to Hedmark, Norway

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

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

January

If you go to Hedmark in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold and very snowy. Expect it to rain occasionally and snow about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February for Hedmark is biting cold and very snowy. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains occasionally and snows about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Hedmark can be extremely cold and very snowy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves or mittens
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof boots

April

If you vacation in Hedmark during April, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof coat
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Light gloves or mittens

May

In May, Hedmark is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Hedmark, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Hedmark during June, you are likely to find that it is crisp and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Hedmark during July, you are likely to find that it is mild and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Hedmark can be chilly and extremely rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Hedmark is brisk and very 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 most days. 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:

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

October

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

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof boots

November

In November, Hedmark is freezing, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Hedmark, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Sweaters
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket

December

In December, Hedmark is beyond freezing and somewhat snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Hedmark, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 100%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Hedmark, 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 Hedmark

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