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

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Traveling to Fort Ross, California, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Fort Ross, 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 Ross, California, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Fort Ross, California, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Fort Ross, 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.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • 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).


  • Travel insurance

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Fort Ross, California, United States of America by month

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January

January in Fort Ross can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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February

February in Fort Ross is relatively cool. 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 low 40s F (single digits C).

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March

In March, Fort Ross can be chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Fort Ross, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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April

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

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May

May in this region is cool and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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June

Traveling to Fort Ross in June, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July in this region is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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August

If you visit Fort Ross during August, you will probably see that it is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

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September

Traveling to Fort Ross in September, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in Fort Ross is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Fort Ross can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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December

In December, Fort Ross can be chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Fort Ross, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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Activities for Fort Ross, California, United States of America

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

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