Tignes, France: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tignes, France? If you're planning to go to Tignes, I've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Tignes, France

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

Important essentials for Tignes, France

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Tignes, France by month

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January

January in this region can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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February

February in Tignes is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in Tignes is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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April

April in Tignes is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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May

If you go to Tignes in May, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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June

Traveling to Tignes in June, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you vacation in Tignes during July, you might notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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August

If you vacation in Tignes during August, you may find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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September

Traveling to Tignes in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in Tignes is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Tignes is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Tignes is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Tignes, France

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

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