Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Forest Lake, here 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 Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Forest Lake, 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

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • 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).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States of America by month

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January

Traveling to Forest Lake in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

If you go to Forest Lake in February, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in Forest Lake is pretty cool. 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 low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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April

April is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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May

May here is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

June in Forest Lake is warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you vacation in Forest Lake during July, you might find that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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August

August in this region is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

If you visit Forest Lake during September, you will probably notice that it is balmy 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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October

If you visit Forest Lake during October, you will probably notice that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 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 about a third of the time.

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November

November in Forest Lake is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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December

Traveling to Forest Lake in December, you will notice that it is biting cold. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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