London Stansted Airport, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to London Stansted Airport, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to London Stansted Airport, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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When to go to London Stansted Airport, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for London Stansted Airport, England, United Kingdom

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

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What to wear/what to pack for London Stansted Airport, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

January here is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost regularly. It rains about two thirds of the time and snows 5-10 days this month.

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February

If you vacation in London Stansted Airport during February, you might see that it can be brisk 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). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow occasionally. There is frost about a third of the time.

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March

In March, London Stansted Airport is brisk, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for London Stansted Airport, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%. There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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April

April in this region can be very chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost occasionally. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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May

In May, London Stansted Airport is crisp, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for London Stansted Airport, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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June

In June, London Stansted Airport is chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for London Stansted Airport, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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July

July in London Stansted Airport is mild, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 60s F (low 20s C).

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August

In August, London Stansted Airport is mild, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for London Stansted Airport, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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September

In September, London Stansted Airport can be chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for London Stansted Airport, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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October

October in London Stansted Airport is relatively cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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November

If you go to London Stansted Airport in November, you will notice that it is brisk and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost once in a while.

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December

December in London Stansted Airport can be brisk and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for London Stansted Airport, England, United Kingdom

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for London Stansted Airport.

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