Mikkeli, Finland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Mikkeli, Finland? If you're planning to go to Mikkeli, 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 Mikkeli, Finland

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

Important essentials for Mikkeli, Finland

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Mikkeli, Finland

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

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

What to wear/what to pack for Mikkeli, Finland by month

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January

January in Mikkeli is unbearably cold and very snowy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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February

February here is beyond freezing and very snowy. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows about two thirds of the time.

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March

If you are traveling to Mikkeli in March, you will notice that it can be extremely cold and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time and snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April in this region can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly and snows a bit less than half of the time.

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May

May in Mikkeli is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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June

In June, Mikkeli is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (high 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Mikkeli, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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July

Traveling to Mikkeli in July, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in Mikkeli is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you vacation in Mikkeli during September, you are likely to see that it is relatively cool and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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October

In October, Mikkeli is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Mikkeli, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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November

If you go to Mikkeli in November, you will notice that it is frosty, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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December

Traveling to Mikkeli in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold and very snowy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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