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

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Traveling to Erie County, New York, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Erie County, I have 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 Erie County, New York, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Erie County, New York, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Erie County, 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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold 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.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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 Erie County, New York, United States of America by month

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January

January in Erie County is frigid, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time and snows about half of the time.

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February

If you go to Erie County in February, you will notice that it is frigid, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Erie County is cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

Traveling to Erie County in April, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

May in Erie County is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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June

June in Erie County is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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July

In July, Erie County is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Erie County, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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August

August in Erie County is warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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September

If you vacation in Erie County during September, you may see that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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October

October is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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November

November in Erie County is brisk, snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows sometimes. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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December

Traveling to Erie County in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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