Kent, British Columbia, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Kent, British Columbia, Canada? If you're planning to go to Kent, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Kent, British Columbia, Canada

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

What to wear/what to pack for Kent, British Columbia, Canada by month

January

If you vacation in Kent during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens

February

February here can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat

March

If you vacation in Kent during March, you are likely to find that it is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear

April

In April, Kent is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kent, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

June

If you visit Kent during June, you are likely to find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece

July

July is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella

August

If you visit Kent during August, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear

September

In September, Kent is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in 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 Kent, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

October

October here is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

November

November in Kent can be very chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

December

December in Kent can be brisk and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Kent, British Columbia, Canada

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Kent
  • Appropriate museum wear

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