South Korea weather

Below are the temperatures expected today at popular destinations in South Korea. Select a destination to compare today's forecast with average weather conditions.

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The weather guide for South Korea shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by MeteoBlue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Compare South Korea weather with the USA

Below the South Korea weather chart shows average maximum daytime temperature for South Korea (Seoul) and the USA (Washington).

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South Korea weather overview

South Korea occupies the southern end of a mountainous peninsular and experiences very cold winters for its latitude. The harshest winter conditions prevail from December to February. Spring and autumn months are mild and fairly dry while summers are hot and very rainy, particularly in July and August. Rain can fall at any time of year.

What to pack for South Korea weather

In the summer, take light clothing and a raincoat, put in warmer clothes for spring and autumn trips and pack very heavy clothes for the winter months when icy winds can send temperatures plunging well below freezing point.

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