Mallaig, Scotland, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Mallaig, Scotland, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Mallaig, 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 Mallaig, Scotland, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Mallaig, Scotland, United Kingdom

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Mallaig, 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 good value.


  • 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 Mallaig, Scotland, United Kingdom

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Mallaig.

    What to wear/what to pack for Mallaig, Scotland, United Kingdom by month

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    January

    If you visit Mallaig during January, you will probably see that it is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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    February

    February in Mallaig can be very chilly and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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    March

    If you visit Mallaig during March, you will probably see that it is pretty cool 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 high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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    April

    April in Mallaig can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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    May

    In May, Mallaig can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Mallaig, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    June

    June in Mallaig is crisp and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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    July

    If you vacation in Mallaig during July, you may see that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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    August

    Traveling to Mallaig in August, 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 low 60s F (high 10s C).

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    September

    September in Mallaig can be chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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    October

    In October, Mallaig is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Mallaig, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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    November

    If you go to Mallaig in November, you will notice that it is brisk and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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    December

    If you are traveling to Mallaig in December, 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 40s F (single digits C).

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