Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Lake Wales, below 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 Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Lake Wales, the best time to go is November. See below for details.

Important essentials for Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Lake Wales, 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 good choice.


  • 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 Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America

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

If you go to Bok Tower Gardens, you will do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet

If you see Lake Wales Museum & Cultural Center (The Depot), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Lake Wales.

What to wear/what to pack for Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America by month

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January

If you are traveling to Lake Wales in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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February

February here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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March

If you visit Lake Wales during March, you are likely to 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 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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April

April here is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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May

If you vacation in Lake Wales during May, you might notice that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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June

In June, Lake Wales is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Lake Wales, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

July in Lake Wales can be sizzling. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

August is sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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September

If you vacation in Lake Wales during September, you might notice that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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October

If you are traveling to Lake Wales in October, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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November

November in Lake Wales is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Lake Wales is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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