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

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Traveling to Southwold, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Southwold, we 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 Southwold, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Southwold, England, United Kingdom

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Southwold, 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.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

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

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Southwold is cold and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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February

February in Southwold can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains about a third of the time.

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March

Traveling to Southwold in March, you will notice that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost sometimes.

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April

April in Southwold can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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May

May here is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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June

If you visit Southwold during June, you may see that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s 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 5-10 days this month.

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July

July for Southwold is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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August

August here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

If you visit Southwold during September, you are likely to notice that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s 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 regularly.

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October

In October, Southwold can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Southwold, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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November

If you are traveling to Southwold in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

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December

If you go to Southwold in December, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about a third of the time.

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Activities for Southwold, England, United Kingdom

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

If you want to go to the majestic St Edmund's Church, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Southwold Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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