Öland, Sweden: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Öland, Sweden? If you're planning to go to Öland, we'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 Öland, Sweden

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

Important essentials for Öland, Sweden

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities

Don't forget these

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

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January

January in Öland is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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February

Traveling to Öland in February, you will notice that it is freezing. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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March

If you vacation in Öland during March, you will probably find that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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April

If you visit Öland during April, you might find that it can be very chilly. 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 60 and 70% during the day.

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May

Traveling to Öland in May, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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June

If you vacation in Öland during June, you may find that it is relatively cool. 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 around 60 during the day.

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July

If you visit Öland during July, you may see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 60 and 70% during the day.

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August

If you are traveling to Öland in August, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you visit Öland during September, you will probably find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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October

Traveling to Öland in October, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Öland is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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December

December in Öland is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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Activities for Öland, Sweden

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

If you see the VIDA Museum & Konsthall, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Borgholm Castle, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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