Vestfold, Norway: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Vestfold, Norway

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

What to wear/what to pack for Vestfold, Norway by month

January

January in Vestfold can be extremely cold and somewhat snowy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Fleeces
  • Sweaters
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Scarf
  • Waterproof coat
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Insulated boots
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves
  • Waterproof boots
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Very heavy socks

February

February in Vestfold is frosty and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

It also snows 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves
  • Waterproof coat
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Waterproof boots
  • Insulated boots
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Fleeces
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Umbrella
  • Very heavy socks
  • Scarf
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Sweaters

March

March in Vestfold is brisk, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

It also snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans

April

April in Vestfold is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Standard footwear
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens

May

May in Vestfold is cool and somewhat rainy. 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 about half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Vestfold is balmy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Vestfold in July, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Vestfold is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Vestfold, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Vestfold is cool and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Vestfold is pretty cool and very 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Sweaters
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella

December

December in Vestfold is frosty, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

It also snows about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Umbrella
  • Cold weather footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Vestfold, Norway

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Vestfold, 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 Vestfold

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