North Holland, Netherlands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to North Holland, Netherlands? If you're planning to go to North Holland, I have 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 North Holland, Netherlands

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

Important essentials for North Holland, Netherlands

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • 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

Don't forget these

Activities for North Holland, Netherlands

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around North Holland.

What to wear/what to pack for North Holland, Netherlands by month

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January

If you are traveling to North Holland in January, you will notice that it can be brisk, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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February

Traveling to North Holland in February, you will notice that it is cold, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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March

If you visit North Holland during March, you are likely to see that it is brisk, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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April

April is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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May

If you go to North Holland in May, you will notice that it is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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June

June in this region is relatively cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

In July, North Holland is cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for North Holland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is windy.

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August

In August, North Holland is relatively cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for North Holland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is breezy.

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September

If you go to North Holland in September, you will notice that it is relatively cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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October

October for North Holland can be chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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November

November in this region can be brisk and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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December

December in this region can be brisk, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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