Otta, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Otta, Norway? If you're planning to go to Otta, this article contains 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 Otta, Norway

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

Important essentials for Otta, Norway

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities

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

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January

January for Otta is beyond freezing. Temperatures average in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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February

Traveling to Otta in February, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March for Otta can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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April

April in Otta is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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May

Traveling to Otta in May, you will notice that it is brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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June

June is cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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July

July in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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August

August in Otta is cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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September

If you are traveling to Otta in September, you will notice that it is brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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October

October here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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November

Traveling to Otta in November, you will notice that it is frigid. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

Traveling to Otta in December, you will notice that it can be bitter cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Otta, Norway

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

If you intend to see the charming Sel church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

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