Southern Newfoundland, Newfoundland, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Southern Newfoundland, Newfoundland, Canada? If you're planning to go to Southern Newfoundland, 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 Southern Newfoundland, Newfoundland, Canada

Based on the climate and weather in Southern Newfoundland, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Southern Newfoundland, Newfoundland, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

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

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Southern Newfoundland, Newfoundland, Canada by month

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January

January in Southern Newfoundland is biting cold and somewhat snowy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits below 0 F (20+ below zero C).

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February

Traveling to Southern Newfoundland in February, you will notice that it can be bitter cold and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain occasionally and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in Southern Newfoundland is frigid. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to low 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits below 0 F (20+ below zero C).

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April

April is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows sometimes.

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May

If you visit Southern Newfoundland during May, you are likely to notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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June

June for Southern Newfoundland is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

July in this region is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

August in Southern Newfoundland is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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September

September in Southern Newfoundland is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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October

October in Southern Newfoundland can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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November

If you go to Southern Newfoundland in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Southern Newfoundland is very cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. It also snows 5-10 days this month.

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