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, this 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.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • 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 Lyngen, Norway

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

If you are planning to visit the charming Lyngen Church, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you go to Gamslet Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Lyngen.

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

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January

January 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 70% to 80% range on average.

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February

Traveling to Lyngen in February, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in Lyngen is frigid. 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.

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April

In April, Lyngen is frosty. Temperatures routinely are in the high 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 Lyngen, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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May

May in Lyngen is pretty cool. 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 60% to 70% range on average.

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June

If you are traveling to Lyngen in June, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

If you vacation in Lyngen during July, you are likely to notice that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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August

August in Lyngen is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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September

September in Lyngen can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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October

If you visit Lyngen during October, you might see that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet about half of the time.

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November

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

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December

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

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