Essex County, Ontario, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Essex County, Ontario, Canada? If you're planning to go to Essex 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 Essex County, Ontario, Canada

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

Important essentials for Essex County, Ontario, Canada

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Essex County, 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 available.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Essex County, Ontario, Canada by month

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January

January is frosty. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Essex County can be extremely cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally. It also snows occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

Traveling to Essex County in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

In April, Essex County is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Essex County, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in this region is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

In June, Essex County is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Essex County, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you go to Essex County in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Essex County is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you vacation in Essex County during September, you are likely to notice 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 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Essex County is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Essex County can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

In December, Essex County is very cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Essex County, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Essex County, Ontario, Canada

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

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