Roskilde, Denmark: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Roskilde, Denmark? If you're planning to go to Roskilde, 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 Roskilde, Denmark

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

Important essentials for Roskilde, Denmark

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Roskilde, Denmark

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

If you are going to go to the majestic Roskilde Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing that covers knees and shoulders:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Roskilde.

    What to wear/what to pack for Roskilde, Denmark by month

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    January

    In January, Roskilde can be extremely cold, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Roskilde, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is windy.

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    February

    In February, Roskilde is very cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Roskilde, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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    March

    If you visit Roskilde during March, you may notice that it is brisk, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow about a third of the time.

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    April

    In April, Roskilde is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Roskilde, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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    May

    May in Roskilde is crisp and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 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 50% to 60% range on average.

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    June

    If you vacation in Roskilde during June, you will probably find that it can be chilly and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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    July

    If you visit Roskilde during July, you are likely to notice that it is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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    August

    If you vacation in Roskilde during August, you might see that it is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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    September

    If you are traveling to Roskilde in September, you will notice that it can be chilly and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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    October

    If you go to Roskilde in October, you will notice that it can be brisk and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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    November

    If you visit Roskilde during November, you might find that it can be brisk and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow once in a while.

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    December

    In December, Roskilde is cold, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Roskilde, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is breezy.

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