Grand Forks, British Columbia, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Grand Forks, British Columbia, Canada? If you're planning to go to Grand Forks, 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 Grand Forks, British Columbia, Canada

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

Important essentials for Grand Forks, British Columbia, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • 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).


  • 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.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Grand Forks, British Columbia, Canada by month

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January

Traveling to Grand Forks in January, you will notice that it is frosty and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain once in a while and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you go to Grand Forks in February, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in this region is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Grand Forks during April, you may see that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May for Grand Forks is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Grand Forks is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

Traveling to Grand Forks in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Grand Forks is warm. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you go to Grand Forks in October, you will notice that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

Traveling to Grand Forks in November, you will notice that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

In December, Grand Forks can be extremely cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) and about half of the time jump into the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Grand Forks, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boundary Museum and Interpretive Centre, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Grand Forks, British Columbia, Canada

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Grand Forks.

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