Fort Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Fort Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Fort Washington, 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 Fort Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Fort Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • A vaccine card protector

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

  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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

  • Travel insurance

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

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist 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 Fort Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America by month

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January

Traveling to Fort Washington in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly, snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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February

February here can be brisk and snowy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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March

March in Fort Washington is cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

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April

If you vacation in Fort Washington during April, you might find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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May

May in Fort Washington is warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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June

June is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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July

Traveling to Fort Washington in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you vacation in Fort Washington during August, you are likely to 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 low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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September

September in Fort Washington is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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October

October is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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November

November in Fort Washington can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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December

December here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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Activities for Fort Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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

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