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

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Traveling to Gold Country, California, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Gold Country, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Gold Country, California, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Gold Country, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Gold Country, California, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Gold Country, 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

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Activities for Gold Country, California, United States of America

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Gold Country.

    What to wear/what to pack for Gold Country, California, United States of America by month

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    January

    If you are traveling to Gold Country in January, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to snow (). Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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    February

    If you are traveling to Gold Country in February, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to snow (). Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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    March

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

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    April

    April in Gold Country is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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    May

    If you vacation in Gold Country during May, you may notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 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 once in a while.

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    June

    If you go to Gold Country in June, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    July

    If you go to Gold Country in July, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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    August

    If you visit Gold Country during August, you might find that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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    September

    If you visit Gold Country during September, you may notice that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. 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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    October

    If you are traveling to Gold Country in October, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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    November

    If you vacation in Gold Country during November, you may find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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    December

    In December, Gold Country can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Gold Country, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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