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

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Traveling to Ishpeming, Michigan, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Ishpeming, I've got 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 Ishpeming, Michigan, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Ishpeming, Michigan, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Ishpeming, 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 kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Ishpeming, Michigan, United States of America

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

If you visit The Cliff Shaft Mine Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

What to wear/what to pack for Ishpeming, Michigan, United States of America by month

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January

In January, Ishpeming is biting cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 20s 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 Ishpeming, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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February

February in Ishpeming is unbearably cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It snows regularly.

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March

March in Ishpeming can be extremely cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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April

In April, Ishpeming can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) and about half of the time jump into the low 50s 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 Ishpeming, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

May in Ishpeming is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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June

In June, Ishpeming is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) and once in a while jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Ishpeming, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

If you visit Ishpeming during July, you will probably see that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Ishpeming in August, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you visit Ishpeming during September, you will probably see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

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October

October in Ishpeming can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It snows about a third of the time.

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December

December in this region can be dangerously cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It snows about half of the time.

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