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

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

When to go to Yongin, South Korea

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

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

January

January in Yongin can be extremely cold 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 sometimes.

It also snows 5-10 days this month. 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:

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

February

February for Yongin is brisk and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally and snows once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Yongin in March, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Yongin during April, you are likely to find that it is chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits 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:

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

May

Traveling to Yongin in May, you will notice that it is balmy, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Yongin is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

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

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August for Yongin is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Yongin is warm and somewhat rainy. 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 Yongin, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Yongin during October, you are likely to find that it is balmy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Yongin is cold, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Yongin can be brisk and somewhat hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 10 F (10+ below zero 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 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Yongin, 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 Yongin
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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