Somerset, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Somerset, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Somerset, we've got 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 Somerset, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Somerset, England, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

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  • 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).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Somerset, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

Traveling to Somerset in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

February

Traveling to Somerset in February, you will notice that it is brisk, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

March

If you visit Somerset during March, you are likely to find that it is cold, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

April

If you vacation in Somerset during April, you may notice that it is chilly, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

May

May in Somerset is crisp, somewhat rainy and very hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

June

If you visit Somerset during June, you might see that it is mild and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s 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 a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

July

In July, Somerset is balmy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Somerset, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

August

August in Somerset is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

September

September is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

October

October in Somerset is chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

November

November in Somerset can be brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

December

December here can be brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Going to Wookey Hole caves? You'll need:

Activities for Somerset, England, United Kingdom

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

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