Lyngen, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Lyngen, Norway? If you're planning to go to Lyngen, here is 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 Lyngen, Norway

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

Important essentials for Lyngen, Norway

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Lyngen, Norway by month

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January

January in Lyngen is frosty. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Lyngen can be extremely cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Lyngen is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). 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:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Lyngen 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 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

Traveling to Lyngen in May, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June for Lyngen is brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in Lyngen is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Lyngen can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you go to Lyngen in September, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you go to Lyngen in October, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Lyngen is frigid. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

In December, Lyngen is frosty. Temperatures routinely are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Lyngen, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you see the Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Lyngen, Norway

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

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