Kristinehamn, Sweden: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Kristinehamn, Sweden

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

What to wear/what to pack for Kristinehamn, Sweden by month

January

January in Kristinehamn is very cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof luggage

February

Traveling to Kristinehamn in February, you will notice that it is frosty. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Scarf
  • Very heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Sweaters
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Gloves
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Insulated boots

March

Traveling to Kristinehamn in March, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy jacket
  • Rain coat
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof footwear

April

If you visit Kristinehamn during April, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Kristinehamn can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to 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:

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

June

June in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Kristinehamn during July, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Kristinehamn during August, you are likely to find that it is mild. 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).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Kristinehamn can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Kristinehamn is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Kristinehamn, Sweden

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kristinehamn, 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 Kristinehamn
  • Appropriate museum wear

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