Odda, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Odda, Norway? If you're planning to go to Odda, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Odda, Norway

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

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

January

If you go to Odda in January, you will notice that it is freezing, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow 5-10 days this month.

Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Sweaters
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear

February

If you go to Odda in February, you will notice that it is freezing and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment

March

March in Odda can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

It also snows 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear

April

If you visit Odda during April, you are likely to find that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s 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 and snow sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece

June

June in Odda is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear

July

In July, Odda is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Odda, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Long skirts

August

If you vacation in Odda during August, you are likely to find that it is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans

September

September in Odda is relatively cool and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

October

October in Odda is cold and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens

November

In November, Odda is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Odda, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks

December

If you are traveling to Odda in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow about a third of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Odda, Norway

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Odda
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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