Cave Creek, Arizona, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Cave Creek, Arizona, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Cave Creek, 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 Cave Creek, Arizona, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Cave Creek, the best time to go is May. See below for details.

Important essentials for Cave Creek, Arizona, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Cave Creek, 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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

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


  • 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).

  • (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.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

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

General health necessities

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Cave Creek, Arizona, United States of America by month

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January

January in Cave Creek is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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February

If you are traveling to Cave Creek in February, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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March

March is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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April

If you vacation in Cave Creek during April, you may find that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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May

May can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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June

If you go to Cave Creek in June, you will notice that it is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

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July

July for Cave Creek can be blisteringly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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August

August in this region is sizzling. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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September

Traveling to Cave Creek in September, you will notice that it is sizzling and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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October

Traveling to Cave Creek in October, you will notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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November

November is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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December

December in Cave Creek can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Cave Creek, Arizona, United States of America

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

If you go to Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area, you will do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.

If you visit the Cave Creek Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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