Arlington, Virginia, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Arlington, Virginia, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Arlington, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Arlington, Virginia, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Arlington, Virginia, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Arlington, Virginia, United States of America by month

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January

If you go to Arlington in January, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain or snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

If you go to Arlington in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain or snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you are traveling to Arlington in March, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain or snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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April

If you are traveling to Arlington in April, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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May

In May, Arlington is a perfect temperature. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Arlington, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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June

June here is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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July

If you visit Arlington during July, you might see that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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August

If you are traveling to Arlington in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you go to Arlington in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

October in Arlington is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Arlington is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

In December, Arlington can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Arlington, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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Activities for Arlington, Virginia, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Arlington.

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