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

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Traveling to Bristol, Pennsylvania, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Bristol, this article contains 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 Bristol, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Bristol, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Bristol, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Bristol.

    What to wear/what to pack for Bristol, Pennsylvania, United States of America by month

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    January

    Traveling to Bristol in January, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain or snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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    February

    February in Bristol is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows regularly.

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    March

    In March, Bristol is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Bristol, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    April

    April in Bristol can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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    May

    If you vacation in Bristol during May, you may see that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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    June

    June is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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    July

    If you are traveling to Bristol in July, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    August

    August in Bristol can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 20s C).

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    September

    September in Bristol is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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    October

    If you go to Bristol in October, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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    November

    If you go to Bristol in November, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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    December

    If you go to Bristol in December, you will notice that it can be very chilly. 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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