Blowing Rock, North Carolina, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Blowing Rock, North Carolina, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Blowing Rock, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Blowing Rock, North Carolina, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Blowing Rock, North Carolina, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Blowing Rock, North Carolina, United States of America by month

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January

January in Blowing Rock can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It snows 5-10 days this month.

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February

Traveling to Blowing Rock in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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March

In March, Blowing Rock is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Blowing Rock, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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April

In April, Blowing Rock is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Blowing Rock, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

May in Blowing Rock is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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June

June in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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July

Traveling to Blowing Rock in July, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

Traveling to Blowing Rock in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

In September, Blowing Rock is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and once in a while jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Blowing Rock, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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October

Traveling to Blowing Rock in October, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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November

November in Blowing Rock can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Blowing Rock is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Blowing Rock, North Carolina, United States of America

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

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