Carlisle, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Carlisle, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Carlisle, the following is 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 Carlisle, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Carlisle, England, United Kingdom

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Carlisle, 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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  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

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

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  • N95 masks

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold 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 an excellent plane-friendly option.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Carlisle, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

January in Carlisle is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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February

In February, Carlisle is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Carlisle, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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March

In March, Carlisle can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Carlisle, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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April

April in Carlisle is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

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May

May in Carlisle is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

If you visit Carlisle during June, you might see that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits 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 visit Carlisle during July, you are likely to notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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August

In August, Carlisle is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Carlisle, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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September

If you visit Carlisle during September, you will probably notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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October

October in Carlisle is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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November

If you visit Carlisle during November, you are likely to notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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December

December here is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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Activities for Carlisle, England, United Kingdom

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

If you want to visit the lovely Carlisle Cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Tullie House Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Carlisle Castle, take:


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