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

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Traveling to Greater Columbus, Ohio, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Greater Columbus, I have 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 Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Greater Columbus, 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 choice.


  • 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 Greater Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Greater Columbus.

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

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    January

    In January, Greater Columbus can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Greater Columbus, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    February

    In February, Greater Columbus is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Greater Columbus, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    March

    March in Greater Columbus is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C).

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    April

    April in Greater Columbus is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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    May

    If you visit Greater Columbus during May, you will probably find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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    June

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

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    July

    If you go to Greater Columbus in July, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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    August

    If you are traveling to Greater Columbus in August, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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    September

    If you are traveling to Greater Columbus in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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    October

    October in Greater Columbus is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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    November

    November in Greater Columbus is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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    December

    December in Greater Columbus can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits 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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