Lötschental, Switzerland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Lötschental, Switzerland? If you're planning to go to Lötschental, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Lötschental, Switzerland

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

Important essentials for Lötschental, Switzerland

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Lötschental, Switzerland

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

What to wear/what to pack for Lötschental, Switzerland by month

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January

January in Lötschental is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with several days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). There is frost almost every day of the month.

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February

February in Lötschental can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost almost every day of the month. It rains or snows 5-10 days this month.

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March

If you are traveling to Lötschental in March, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain or snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

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April

April in Lötschental is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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May

May in Lötschental is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C).

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June

If you vacation in Lötschental during June, you may notice that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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July

If you vacation in Lötschental during July, you will probably find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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August

In August, Lötschental is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Lötschental, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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September

September for Lötschental is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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October

If you go to Lötschental in October, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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November

November in Lötschental can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). There is frost most days.

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December

December in Lötschental is very cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with several days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

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