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

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Traveling to Lansing, Illinois, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Lansing, 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 Lansing, Illinois, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Lansing, Illinois, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear out. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • 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 Lansing, Illinois, United States of America by month

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January

January in this region is frosty, snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows regularly.

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February

Traveling to Lansing in February, you will notice that it is frosty and snowy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time and snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Lansing is brisk, snowy and somewhat rainy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

Traveling to Lansing in April, you will notice that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

If you visit Lansing during May, you might notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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June

In June, Lansing is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Lansing, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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July

In July, Lansing is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) and sometimes jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Lansing, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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August

Traveling to Lansing in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September here is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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October

If you vacation in Lansing during October, you may find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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November

November in Lansing is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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December

December in Lansing is frigid, snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly and snows about a third of the time.

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Activities for Lansing, Illinois, United States of America

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

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