Yeongwol, South Korea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Yeongwol, South Korea

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

What to wear/what to pack for Yeongwol, South Korea by month

January

January in Yeongwol can be extremely cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

It rains once in a while and snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Yeongwol in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain sometimes and snow a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Yeongwol in March, you will notice that it is brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow once in a while.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Yeongwol is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about a third of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Yeongwol in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Yeongwol is warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Yeongwol, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Yeongwol during July, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

August

If you go to Yeongwol in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

September

If you vacation in Yeongwol during September, you are likely to find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Yeongwol is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Yeongwol can be brisk and somewhat hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Yeongwol, South Korea

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types F
  • A SIM card that works in Yeongwol
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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