Eagle River, Alaska, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Eagle River, Alaska, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Eagle River, this is 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 Eagle River, Alaska, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Eagle River, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Eagle River, Alaska, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • 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 Eagle River, Alaska, United States of America by month

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January

January in Eagle River can be dangerously cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain regularly. It also snows a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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February

February in Eagle River is biting cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain once in a while. It also snows occasionally. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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March

March for Eagle River is frigid. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally and snows once in a while.

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April

If you are traveling to Eagle River in April, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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May

May here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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June

If you go to Eagle River in June, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

In July, Eagle River is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Eagle River, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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August

In August, Eagle River is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Eagle River, with several of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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September

September here can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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October

October in Eagle River can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s 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 once in a while. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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November

Traveling to Eagle River in November, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

December in Eagle River can be bitter cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. It also snows about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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Activities for Eagle River, Alaska, United States of America

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

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