Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Fort Collins, I've got 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 Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America

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

If you go to Fort Collins Museum of Discovery, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Fort Collins.

What to wear/what to pack for Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America by month

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January

If you are traveling to Fort Collins in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

February in Fort Collins is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It snows once in a while.

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March

March here is brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It snows once in a while.

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April

April in Fort Collins is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May in Fort Collins is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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June

June in Fort Collins 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 50s F (single digits C).

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July

If you visit Fort Collins during July, you might find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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August

If you vacation in Fort Collins during August, you will probably find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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September

If you are traveling to Fort Collins in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

October in Fort Collins can be chilly and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It snows once in a while.

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December

If you go to Fort Collins in December, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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