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

Traveling to Dayton, Ohio, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Dayton, I've got 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 Dayton, Ohio, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Dayton, Ohio, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear away. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel insurance

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • 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.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Dayton, Ohio, United States of America by month

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January

January in Dayton is very cold, snowy and somewhat rainy. The 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Dayton is cold, snowy and somewhat rainy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Dayton during April, 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 low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Dayton is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in this region is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in this region is extremely warm 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you visit Dayton during August, you will probably notice that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you are traveling to Dayton in September, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Dayton is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you vacation in Dayton during November, you will probably see that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

If you go to Dayton in December, you will notice that it is pretty cool, snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Dayton, Ohio, United States of America

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

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