Greater Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Greater Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Greater Cincinnati, the following 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 Greater Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Greater Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (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


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Greater Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America by month

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January

In January, Greater Cincinnati can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) and about half of the time jump into the low 40s 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 Greater Cincinnati, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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February

February for Greater Cincinnati is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

March in Greater Cincinnati is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

In April, Greater Cincinnati can be chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Greater Cincinnati, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

May for Greater Cincinnati is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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June

June in Greater Cincinnati is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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July

If you go to Greater Cincinnati in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Greater Cincinnati in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in Greater Cincinnati is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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October

Traveling to Greater Cincinnati in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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November

November for Greater Cincinnati is cold. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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December

December in Greater Cincinnati can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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Activities for Greater Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Greater Cincinnati.

If you go to the Cincinnati Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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