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

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

When to go to Riihimäki, Finland

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

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

January

In January, Riihimäki can be dangerously cold. Temperatures routinely are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is frosty. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains or snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Riihimäki is freezing. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof boots
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks

April

Traveling to Riihimäki in April, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Riihimäki is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Riihimäki in June, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Riihimäki in August, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Riihimäki is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

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:

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

October

October in Riihimäki is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Riihimäki is freezing. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots

December

December in Riihimäki is very cold. 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:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Riihimäki, 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 Riihimäki
  • Appropriate museum wear

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