Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, Norway? If you're planning to go to Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, the following 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 Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, Norway

Based on the climate and weather in Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, the best time to go is May. See below for details.

Important essentials for Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, Norway

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, 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 excellent one.


  • 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 Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, Norway

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley.

If you intend to visit the heavenly Grytten church, it's useful to wear modest clothing:

If you go to Trollstigen mountain pass, you're likely to do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley.

What to wear/what to pack for Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, Norway by month

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January

Traveling to Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley in January, you will notice that it is freezing, very snowy and very 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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February

In February, Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley is frigid, very snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 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 Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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March

March in Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley can be very chilly, somewhat snowy and very rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley is pretty cool, somewhat snowy and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

If you visit Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley during May, you will probably see that it is chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain almost every day.

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June

If you are traveling to Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley in June, you will notice that it is cool and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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July

In July, Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley is relatively cool and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, with most of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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August

August is relatively cool and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains nearly every day this month.

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September

September here can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains nearly every day this month.

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October

In October, Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley is cold and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley, with most of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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November

November in Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley can be very chilly, somewhat snowy and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains almost every day and snows about a third of the time.

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December

December for Åndalsnes and Romsdal valley is freezing, very snowy and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time and snows about half of the time.

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