Raahe, Finland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Raahe, Finland

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

What to wear/what to pack for Raahe, Finland by month

January

January for Raahe can be dangerously cold. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Insulated boots
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Neck gaiter
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Thick pajamas
  • Coveralls
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • High performance gloves
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Thermal undergarments

February

February for Raahe is biting cold. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Sweaters
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Gloves
  • Fleeces
  • Very heavy socks
  • Insulated boots
  • Scarf

March

March for Raahe is very cold. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Sweaters
  • Very heavy socks
  • Fleeces
  • Gloves
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Insulated boots
  • Scarf
  • Thermal undergarments

April

April for Raahe is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear

May

May in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Raahe is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear

July

If you are traveling to Raahe in July, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts

August

August in Raahe is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks

September

Traveling to Raahe in September, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

October

October in Raahe is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Raahe is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket

December

December in this region is biting cold. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thermal undergarments
  • Insulated boots
  • Scarf
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Very heavy socks
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Fleeces
  • Gloves
  • Sweaters

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Raahe, Finland

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Raahe, 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 Raahe
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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