Österlen, Sweden: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Österlen, Sweden

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

What to wear/what to pack for Österlen, Sweden by month

January

January in Österlen is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage

February

February for Österlen is frigid. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof footwear

March

March in Österlen is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Rain coat
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Heavy jacket

April

If you visit Österlen during April, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits 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 occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces

May

May in Österlen is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans

June

June in Österlen is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

July

July is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

August

August in Österlen is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses

September

September here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear

October

October in Österlen is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses

November

November in Österlen is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

December

December for Österlen is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Österlen, Sweden

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Österlen
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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