Skara, Sweden: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Skara, Sweden

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

What to wear/what to pack for Skara, Sweden by month

January

January in Skara is very cold and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally.

It also snows about half of the time. 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
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella
  • Light gloves or mittens

February

February in Skara is very cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally and snows about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Skara is brisk and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

It also snows a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Skara during April, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally and snow 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Skara during May, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Skara is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Skara, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Skara is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Skara in September, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Skara during October, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Skara can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

It also snows regularly. 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:

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

December

December for Skara is very cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Skara, Sweden

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

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