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

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Traveling to Columbus, Mississippi, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Columbus, we 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 Columbus, Mississippi, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Columbus, Mississippi, United States of America

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection 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


  • 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 disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Columbus, Mississippi, United States of America by month

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January

In January, Columbus can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Columbus, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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February

If you visit Columbus during February, you might see that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Columbus is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

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April

If you are traveling to Columbus in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

May in Columbus is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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June

June for Columbus can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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July

July here is sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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August

August in Columbus is scorchingly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September for Columbus is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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October

October in Columbus is a perfect temperature. 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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November

November in Columbus is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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December

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

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