Golden Horseshoe, Ontario, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Golden Horseshoe, Ontario, Canada? If you're planning to go to Golden Horseshoe, this 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 Golden Horseshoe, Ontario, Canada

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

Important essentials for Golden Horseshoe, Ontario, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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

  • (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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • 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).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Golden Horseshoe, Ontario, Canada by month

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January

If you go to Golden Horseshoe in January, you will notice that it is frigid. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February in this region can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

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March

March in Golden Horseshoe 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 in Golden Horseshoe can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

If you vacation in Golden Horseshoe during May, you may find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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June

If you visit Golden Horseshoe during June, you are likely to see that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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July

If you visit Golden Horseshoe during July, you might see that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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August

If you visit Golden Horseshoe during August, you might see that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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September

If you vacation in Golden Horseshoe during September, you will probably notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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October

October in Golden Horseshoe is 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 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Golden Horseshoe can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

Traveling to Golden Horseshoe in December, you will notice that it is frosty. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Golden Horseshoe, Ontario, Canada

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Golden Horseshoe.

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