Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Fairfax, 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 Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America by month

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January

In January, Fairfax is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 50s 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 Fairfax, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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February

February in Fairfax can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in Fairfax is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

If you visit Fairfax during April, you are likely to see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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May

If you visit Fairfax during May, you may notice that it is balmy. 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).

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June

June in Fairfax is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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July

In July, Fairfax is hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) and occasionally jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Fairfax, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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August

August in Fairfax is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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September

Traveling to Fairfax in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

October in Fairfax is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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November

If you visit Fairfax during November, you may see that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Fairfax is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America

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

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