Zeeland, Netherlands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Zeeland, Netherlands

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

What to wear/what to pack for Zeeland, Netherlands by month

January

If you visit Zeeland during January, you are likely to find that it is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days and snow once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

In February, Zeeland can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Zeeland, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March can be very chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Zeeland during April, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits 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:

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

May

May in Zeeland is chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds 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:

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

June

June for Zeeland can be chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Zeeland is balmy, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s 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 high 50s F (mid 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Zeeland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Zeeland during August, you are likely to find that it is mild, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s 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:

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

September

If you are traveling to Zeeland in September, you will notice that it is chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in this region is chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Zeeland can be very chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Zeeland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Zeeland can be brisk and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Zeeland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Zeeland, Netherlands

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Zeeland, 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 Zeeland
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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