Kongsberg, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Kongsberg, Norway? If you're planning to go to Kongsberg, I've got 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 Kongsberg, Norway

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

Important essentials for Kongsberg, Norway

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • Travel insurance

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  • 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 protection you can have.

General health necessities

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

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January

January for Kongsberg is freezing, very snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Kongsberg can be extremely cold and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. It also snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you are traveling to Kongsberg in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

In April, Kongsberg is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kongsberg, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May for Kongsberg is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you vacation in Kongsberg during June, you are likely to see that it is mild and very 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 around 50 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in Kongsberg is mild and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

In August, Kongsberg is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Kongsberg, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Kongsberg is relatively cool and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

In October, Kongsberg is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kongsberg, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Kongsberg can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Kongsberg is frigid, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the must-see Kongsberg Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Norsk Bergverksmuseum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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