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

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Traveling to Bentonville, Arkansas, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Bentonville, we've got 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 Bentonville, Arkansas, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Bentonville, Arkansas, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Bentonville, Arkansas, United States of America by month

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January

If you go to Bentonville in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

February here is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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March

If you vacation in Bentonville during March, you are likely to notice that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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April

If you visit Bentonville during April, you may see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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May

If you go to Bentonville in May, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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June

If you vacation in Bentonville during June, you might see that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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July

If you vacation in Bentonville during July, you will probably notice 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 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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August

August in Bentonville can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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September

September in Bentonville is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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October

October in Bentonville is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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November

If you go to Bentonville in November, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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December

December in Bentonville can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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Activities for Bentonville, Arkansas, United States of America

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

If you go to Peel Mansion Museum & Heritage Gardens, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.

If you visit the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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