Oldham, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Oldham, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Oldham, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Oldham, England, United Kingdom

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

What to wear/what to pack for Oldham, England, United Kingdom by month

January

January is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

In February, Oldham is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Oldham, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Oldham in March, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Oldham can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Oldham is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Oldham, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Oldham is cool and somewhat rainy. 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 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Oldham, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Oldham in July, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Oldham is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and regularly 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 Oldham, with several of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Oldham is relatively cool 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. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, Oldham is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and occasionally jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Oldham, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Oldham in December, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Oldham, England, United Kingdom

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Oldham
  • Appropriate museum wear

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