Honfleur, France: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Honfleur, France? If you're planning to go to Honfleur, I have 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 Honfleur, France

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

Important essentials for Honfleur, France

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Honfleur, France

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

If you want to check out the beautiful Notre Dame de Grâce chapel, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you go to Naturospace (live butterflies garden), you're likely to do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.

If you visit Musée Eugène Boudin (Eugène Boudin Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Honfleur.

What to wear/what to pack for Honfleur, France by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Honfleur is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

February in Honfleur is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C).

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March

March is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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April

If you vacation in Honfleur during April, you might notice that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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May

Traveling to Honfleur in May, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

If you visit Honfleur during June, you will probably find that it is mild. 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 (low 10s C).

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July

July here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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August

Traveling to Honfleur in August, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in Honfleur is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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October

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

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November

November in Honfleur can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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December

If you go to Honfleur in December, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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