Great Falls, Maryland, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Great Falls, Maryland, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Great Falls, 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 Great Falls, Maryland, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Great Falls, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

Important essentials for Great Falls, Maryland, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Great Falls, 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 protection you can have.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • 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 disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccine 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 Great Falls, Maryland, United States of America by month

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January

January here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows about a third of the time.

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February

February here can be dangerously cold. Temperatures average in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C) during the day. It rains or snows about a third of the time.

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March

Traveling to Great Falls in March, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain or snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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April

If you vacation in Great Falls during April, you might 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 low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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May

May in Great Falls is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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June

June in Great Falls is beyond freezing. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C) to single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

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July

July here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

August in Great Falls can be dangerously cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

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September

Traveling to Great Falls in September, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Expect it to rain or snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

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October

If you go to Great Falls in October, you will notice that it can be bitter cold. Expect it to rain or snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

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November

November in Great Falls can be bitter cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

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December

December in Great Falls is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Great Falls, Maryland, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Great Falls.

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