Sogndal, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

This article contains affiliate links to Amazon and other vendors. We may earn commission from purchases made through these links.

Traveling to Sogndal, Norway? If you're planning to go to Sogndal, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

Contents

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 Sogndal, Norway

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

Important essentials for Sogndal, Norway

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear away. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Sogndal, Norway by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

In January, Sogndal is freezing, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Sogndal, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

February

Traveling to Sogndal in February, you will notice that it can be extremely cold, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

March

In March, Sogndal is frigid, extremely 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 Sogndal, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

April

If you vacation in Sogndal during April, you are likely to find that it is cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 30s 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 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

May

If you visit Sogndal during May, you may see that it is cold and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain nearly every day this month and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

June

If you vacation in Sogndal during June, you will probably find that it is crisp and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

July

Traveling to Sogndal in July, you will notice that it is crisp and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

August

August in Sogndal is crisp and extremely rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain most days. 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:

September

In September, Sogndal is brisk and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) and about half of the time jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Sogndal, with most of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

October

Traveling to Sogndal in October, you will notice that it is pretty cool and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

November

November in Sogndal is frigid, very snowy and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows about half of the time. 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:

December

December in Sogndal is frigid, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. It also snows most days. 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:

Activities for Sogndal, Norway

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

If you intend to visit the must-see Kaupanger stavkirke, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

Check out our guides for these other locations: Alona Beach, Philippines, Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America, Hokuei, Japan, Itayanagi, Japan, Lobamba, Swaziland, Plentywood, Montana, United States of America, Beverley, England, United Kingdom, Sparks Glencoe, Maryland, United States of America, Oban, Scotland, United Kingdom, Concepción, Bolivia, and Gravina di Puglia, Italy.