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

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

When to go to Lund, Sweden

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

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

January

In January, Lund is very cold, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Lund, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Lund is very cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

In March, Lund can be brisk, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Lund, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Lund during April, you are likely to find that it is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Lund in May, you will notice that it is relatively cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Lund is cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Lund 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 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Lund, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Lund is mild 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 Lund, 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:

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

September

In September, Lund can be chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Lund, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Lund in October, you will notice that it can be very chilly and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Lund during November, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Lund in December, you will notice that it can be brisk, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow about a third of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Lund, 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 Lund
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Theft can be a problem, so pack theft protection, including locks for luggage and a money belt or pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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