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

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Traveling to Dollywood, Tennessee, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Dollywood, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Dollywood, Tennessee, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Dollywood, Tennessee, United States of America

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

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  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Dollywood, Tennessee, United States of America

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Dollywood.

    What to wear/what to pack for Dollywood, Tennessee, United States of America by month

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    January

    In January, Dollywood can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) and about half of the time jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Dollywood, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    February

    February in Dollywood is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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    March

    In March, Dollywood is cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Dollywood, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    April

    April in Dollywood is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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    May

    If you vacation in Dollywood during May, you are likely to see that it is a perfect temperature. 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 (low 10s C).

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    June

    June is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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    July

    If you are traveling to Dollywood in July, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    August

    August in Dollywood is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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    September

    September in Dollywood is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s 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

    If you vacation in Dollywood during October, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

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    November

    If you go to Dollywood in November, you will notice that it can be chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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    December

    December in Dollywood is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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