East Hampton, New York, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to East Hampton, New York, United States of America? If you're planning to go to East Hampton, 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 East Hampton, New York, United States of America

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

Important essentials for East Hampton, New York, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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.


  • N95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for East Hampton, New York, United States of America by month

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January

January in East Hampton is very cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s 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).

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February

February in East Hampton is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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March

March in East Hampton is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C).

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April

April in East Hampton is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May for East Hampton is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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June

June for East Hampton is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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July

Traveling to East Hampton in July, you will notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

August is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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September

September in East Hampton is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you are traveling to East Hampton in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

If you vacation in East Hampton during November, you will probably find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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December

If you go to East Hampton in December, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for East Hampton, New York, United States of America

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

East Hampton has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

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