Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Lake of the Ozarks, we have 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 Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Lake of the Ozarks, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly option.


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel insurance

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, United States of America by month

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January

January in Lake of the Ozarks can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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February

Traveling to Lake of the Ozarks in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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March

Traveling to Lake of the Ozarks in March, you will notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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April

April in Lake of the Ozarks is balmy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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May

In May, Lake of the Ozarks is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) and regularly jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Lake of the Ozarks, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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June

June in Lake of the Ozarks is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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July

July is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

Traveling to Lake of the Ozarks in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

Traveling to Lake of the Ozarks in September, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

If you visit Lake of the Ozarks during October, you will probably see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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November

November for Lake of the Ozarks is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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December

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

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