Suðuroy, Faroe Islands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Suðuroy, Faroe Islands? If you're planning to go to Suðuroy, here is 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 Suðuroy, Faroe Islands

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

Important essentials for Suðuroy, Faroe Islands

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for Suðuroy, Faroe Islands by month

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January

In January, Suðuroy is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Suðuroy, with most of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is breezy.

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February

In February, Suðuroy can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Suðuroy, with most of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is windy.

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March

If you vacation in Suðuroy during March, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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April

April in Suðuroy is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

In May, Suðuroy can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Suðuroy, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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June

In June, Suðuroy can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Suðuroy, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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July

July here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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August

In August, Suðuroy is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Suðuroy, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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September

If you go to Suðuroy in September, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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October

October in Suðuroy can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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November

November in Suðuroy is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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December

December in Suðuroy is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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Activities for Suðuroy, Faroe Islands

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

If you are planning to check out the must-see Church of Fámjin, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Mýri Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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