Hampton Roads, Virginia, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Hampton Roads, Virginia, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Hampton Roads, 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 Hampton Roads, Virginia, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Hampton Roads, Virginia, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel insurance

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Hampton Roads, Virginia, United States of America by month

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January

January in Hampton Roads can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February here is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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March

March in Hampton Roads is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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April

If you visit Hampton Roads during April, you might notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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May

In May, Hampton Roads is a perfect temperature. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Hampton Roads, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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June

June in Hampton Roads is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 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 vacation in Hampton Roads during July, you will probably see that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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August

August in Hampton Roads is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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September

September for Hampton Roads is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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October

October in Hampton Roads is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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November

If you go to Hampton Roads in November, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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December

December in Hampton Roads is brisk. 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 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Hampton Roads, Virginia, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Hampton Roads.

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