Exeter, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Exeter, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Exeter, 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 Exeter, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Exeter, England, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • 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).

  • (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


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Exeter, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

In January, Exeter is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Exeter, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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February

If you vacation in Exeter during February, you may see that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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March

If you vacation in Exeter during March, you might notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. 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 regularly.

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April

Traveling to Exeter in April, you will notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

If you are traveling to Exeter in May, you will notice that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

Traveling to Exeter in June, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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July

If you go to Exeter in July, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you visit Exeter during August, you will probably see that it is mild. 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 (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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September

September is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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October

If you vacation in Exeter during October, you might find that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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November

If you are traveling to Exeter in November, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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December

If you are traveling to Exeter in December, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Exeter, England, United Kingdom

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

If you are planning to visit the must-see Exeter Cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Rougemont Castle, take:


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