Sotkamo, Finland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Sotkamo, Finland? If you're planning to go to Sotkamo, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Sotkamo, Finland

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

Important essentials for Sotkamo, Finland

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent choice.


  • 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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What to wear/what to pack for Sotkamo, Finland by month

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January

Traveling to Sotkamo in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

If you go to Sotkamo in February, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

If you are traveling to Sotkamo in March, you will notice that it is frosty. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

April in Sotkamo can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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May

May in Sotkamo is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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June

June in Sotkamo is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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July

If you vacation in Sotkamo during July, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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August

August in Sotkamo is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

September in Sotkamo is brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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October

October is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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November

November in Sotkamo is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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December

If you are traveling to Sotkamo in December, you will notice that it can be bitter cold. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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