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

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Traveling to Carthage, Missouri, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Carthage, I have 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 Carthage, Missouri, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Carthage, Missouri, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Carthage, 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

  • (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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Carthage, Missouri, United States of America by month

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January

If you go to Carthage in January, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

Traveling to Carthage in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Carthage is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Carthage is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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May

May in Carthage is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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June

If you visit Carthage during June, you may notice that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

If you vacation in Carthage during July, you will probably notice that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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August

Traveling to Carthage in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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September

September in Carthage is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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October

October in Carthage is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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November

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

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December

If you are traveling to Carthage in December, you will notice that it can be brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Carthage, Missouri, United States of America

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

If you are intending to go to the lovely Precious Moments Chapel and Gift Shop, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the Battle of Carthage Civil War Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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