Rondane National Park, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Rondane National Park, Norway

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

What to wear/what to pack for Rondane National Park, Norway by month

January

January is biting cold. Temperatures average in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Rondane National Park 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Rondane National Park in March, you will notice that it is very cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Rondane National Park can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Rondane National Park in May, you will notice that it is brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Rondane National Park can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Rondane National Park can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Rondane National Park in August, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Rondane National Park in October, you will notice that it can be brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November here is very cold. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December can be bitter cold. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Rondane National Park, Norway

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Rondane National Park, 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 Rondane National Park
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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