Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Isle of Wight, this 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 Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • 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).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

January in Isle of Wight is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains about half of the time.

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February

Traveling to Isle of Wight in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost regularly.

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March

March in Isle of Wight is cold and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average. There is frost occasionally.

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April

April in Isle of Wight can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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May

May in Isle of Wight can be chilly. 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 60% to 70% range on average.

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June

In June, Isle of Wight is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and occasionally jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Isle of Wight, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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July

If you are traveling to Isle of Wight in July, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

August in Isle of Wight is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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September

In September, Isle of Wight is crisp and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Isle of Wight, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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October

October in Isle of Wight is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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November

November in Isle of Wight is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

In December, Isle of Wight is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Isle of Wight, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%. There is frost 5-10 days this month. Additionally, it is breezy.

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Activities for Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Isle of Wight.

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