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

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

When to go to Västernorrland County, Sweden

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

What to wear/what to pack for Västernorrland County, Sweden by month

January

January in Västernorrland County is beyond freezing and very snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain once in a while.

It also snows about two thirds 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:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Neck gaiter
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Coveralls
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Umbrella
  • High performance gloves
  • Waterproof coat
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Insulated boots
  • Thick pajamas

February

February in Västernorrland County is biting cold and very snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

It snows about half of the time. 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:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Coveralls
  • Thick pajamas
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Neck gaiter
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • High performance gloves
  • Insulated boots
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Waterproof boots
  • Multiple layer jacket shell

March

March in Västernorrland County is frigid and very snowy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly and snows about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Västernorrland County can be very chilly, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

It also snows a bit less than 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:

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

May

If you go to Västernorrland County in May, you will notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Västernorrland County is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Västernorrland County, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Västernorrland County is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Västernorrland County in August, you will notice that it is chilly and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Västernorrland County in September, you will notice that it can be very chilly and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Västernorrland County in October, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Västernorrland County is frigid, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Västernorrland County, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Västernorrland County can be dangerously cold and very snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain occasionally.

It also snows about two thirds 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:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Västernorrland County, Sweden

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Västernorrland County, 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 Västernorrland County

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