South Jeolla, South Korea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to South Jeolla, South Korea? If you're planning to go to South Jeolla, I have 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 South Jeolla, South Korea

Based on the climate and weather in South Jeolla, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for South Jeolla, South Korea

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good option.


  • 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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Activities for South Jeolla, South Korea

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around South Jeolla.

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

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January

January for South Jeolla is pretty cool and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows regularly.

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February

February in South Jeolla can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

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March

March in this region can be brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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April

April in South Jeolla is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May in South Jeolla is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

Traveling to South Jeolla in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you visit South Jeolla during July, you are likely to notice that it is extremely warm and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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August

If you visit South Jeolla during August, you may find that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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September

If you vacation in South Jeolla during September, you are likely to find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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October

October in South Jeolla is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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November

In November, South Jeolla is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for South Jeolla, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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December

In December, South Jeolla can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s 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 South Jeolla, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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