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

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

When to go to Lycksele, Sweden

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

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

January

Traveling to Lycksele in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Daytime temperatures are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • High performance gloves
  • Coveralls
  • Rain coat
  • Insulated boots
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Neck gaiter
  • Thick pajamas
  • Thermal undergarments

February

If you go to Lycksele in February, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Coveralls
  • Insulated boots
  • High performance gloves
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Thick pajamas
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Neck gaiter
  • Multiple layer jacket shell

March

March in Lycksele can be extremely cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Lycksele in April, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Lycksele can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Lycksele is crisp. 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:

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

July

July in Lycksele is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September for Lycksele is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Lycksele in October, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Lycksele in November, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Lycksele can be dangerously cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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