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

Traveling to Homer, Alaska, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Homer, 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 Homer, Alaska, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Homer, Alaska, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel insurance

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Homer, Alaska, United States of America by month

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January

January in Homer is frosty and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

In February, Homer is very cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Homer, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in this region is frigid and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly and snows occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Homer is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you visit Homer during June, you may notice that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in Homer can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you vacation in Homer during August, you might notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you are traveling to Homer in September, you will notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you visit Homer during October, you will probably find that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Homer can be extremely cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. It also snows sometimes. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Homer is very cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Pratt Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Homer, Alaska, United States of America

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

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