How to dress in the winter?

Winter in Eastern Finland typically lasts from November to April. Average winter temperature is usually below zero and -10°C. However, it is not usual to have colder periods with temperatures down to -20 - 30°C especially in January and February. Although the weather can be quite harsh, houses in Finland are warm and well-built. They typically have central heating and double or triple glazing.

In order to feel comfortable outdoors, it is important to know how to dress right in winter. For good winter dressing tips, please see: