Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Hertfordshire, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom

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

What to wear/what to pack for Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom by month

January

If you vacation in Hertfordshire during January, you are likely to find that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 5-10 days this month. There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Hertfordshire during February, you are likely to find that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 once in a while and snow sometimes. There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Hertfordshire in March, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Hertfordshire can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Hertfordshire, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Hertfordshire is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Hertfordshire is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Hertfordshire, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Hertfordshire in July, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

August

August in Hertfordshire is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella

September

September is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Hertfordshire is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

It tends to rain occasionally. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Hertfordshire can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average. There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you vacation in Hertfordshire during December, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day.

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes. There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Hertfordshire
  • Theft can be a problem, so pack theft protection, including locks for luggage and a money belt or pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear

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