Dover, Ohio, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Dover, Ohio, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Dover, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Dover, Ohio, United States of America

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

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

January

January in Dover is very cold and somewhat rainy. 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 half of the time. It also snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves
  • Umbrella
  • Scarf
  • Waterproof coat
  • Insulated boots
  • Very heavy socks
  • Waterproof boots
  • Pajamas, such as sweats

February

February in Dover can be brisk and somewhat rainy. 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 high 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:

  • Umbrella
  • Scarf
  • Very heavy socks
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof boots
  • Gloves
  • Insulated boots

March

In March, Dover can be brisk and somewhat rainy. 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 high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Dover, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy jacket
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

April

In April, Dover is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Dover, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage

May

If you are traveling to Dover in May, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

June

June 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:

  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella

July

In July, Dover is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) and regularly jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Dover, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals

August

In August, Dover is extremely warm 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 Dover, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

In September, Dover is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Dover, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

October

October for Dover is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces

November

November in Dover is cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof boots

December

December in Dover is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Dover, Ohio, United States of America

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Dover
  • Appropriate museum wear

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