Canyonlands National Park, Utah, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Canyonlands National Park, Utah, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Canyonlands National Park, 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 Canyonlands National Park, Utah, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Canyonlands National Park, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Canyonlands National Park, Utah, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • N95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to 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


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Canyonlands National Park, Utah, United States of America by month

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January

January in Canyonlands National Park can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

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February

February in Canyonlands National Park is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

Traveling to Canyonlands National Park in March, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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April

April in Canyonlands National Park is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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May

Traveling to Canyonlands National Park in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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June

If you go to Canyonlands National Park in June, you will notice that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Canyonlands National Park in July, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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August

August in Canyonlands National Park is a scorcher. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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September

September is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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October

October in Canyonlands National Park is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Canyonlands National Park can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

December in Canyonlands National Park is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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