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

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Traveling to Donaldsonville, Louisiana, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Donaldsonville, this is 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 Donaldsonville, Louisiana, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Donaldsonville, Louisiana, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available 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.

  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.

  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

  • Travel insurance

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Donaldsonville, Louisiana, United States of America by month

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January

January in Donaldsonville is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Donaldsonville is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you vacation in Donaldsonville during June, you may see that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you are traveling to Donaldsonville in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you are traveling to Donaldsonville in August, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you are traveling to Donaldsonville in September, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you visit Donaldsonville during October, you are likely to see that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Donaldsonville is mild. 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 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

If you vacation in Donaldsonville during December, you are likely to notice that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the River Road African American Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Donaldsonville, Louisiana, United States of America

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

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