Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Chicago Heights, 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 Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States of America by month

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January

January in Chicago Heights is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. It also snows occasionally.

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February

February in Chicago Heights is freezing. 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). It tends to rain about a third of the time. It also snows occasionally.

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March

March in Chicago Heights is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

April in Chicago Heights is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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May

In May, Chicago Heights is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) and occasionally jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Chicago Heights, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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June

In June, Chicago Heights is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) and occasionally jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Chicago Heights, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

July is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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August

Traveling to Chicago Heights in August, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September in Chicago Heights is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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October

If you go to Chicago Heights in October, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November in Chicago Heights is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

December in Chicago Heights can be extremely cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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Activities for Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States of America

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

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