Highlands, Maine, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Highlands, Maine, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Highlands, 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 Highlands, Maine, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Highlands, Maine, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Highlands, 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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • N95 masks

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Highlands, Maine, United States of America by month

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January

January in Highlands can be dangerously cold. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

Traveling to Highlands in February, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain or snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

If you are traveling to Highlands in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain or snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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April

In April, Highlands is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Highlands, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

May here is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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June

If you go to Highlands in June, 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 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

In July, Highlands is warm. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Highlands, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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August

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

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September

September for Highlands is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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October

If you go to Highlands in October, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain or snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

In November, Highlands is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s 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 Highlands, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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December

In December, Highlands can be extremely cold. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). This is also a rainy time for Highlands, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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