Songdo, South Korea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Songdo, South Korea

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

What to wear/what to pack for Songdo, South Korea by month

January

January in Songdo can be extremely cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero C).

With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Songdo can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you vacation in Songdo during March, 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 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in this region is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Songdo is warm. 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:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

If you are traveling to Songdo in July, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

August in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

September

If you go to Songdo in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

October

October is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Songdo is brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Songdo can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Songdo, South Korea

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types F
  • A SIM card that works in Songdo
  • Appropriate museum wear

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