Manitou Springs, Colorado, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Manitou Springs, Colorado, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Manitou Springs, the following 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 Manitou Springs, Colorado, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Manitou Springs, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for Manitou Springs, Colorado, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

Manitou Springs is at a somewhat high altitude, and could cause problems for some. For that reason, you will want to be constantly hydrated and pack altitude sickness remedies.


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen

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What to wear/what to pack for Manitou Springs, Colorado, United States of America by month

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January

Traveling to Manitou Springs in January, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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February

Traveling to Manitou Springs in February, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Manitou Springs can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It snows about a third of the time.

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April

If you are traveling to Manitou Springs in April, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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May

May in Manitou Springs is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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June

June in Manitou Springs is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to high 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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July

In July, Manitou Springs is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) and occasionally jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Manitou Springs, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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August

August in Manitou Springs is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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September

If you vacation in Manitou Springs during September, you may see that it can be 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 30s F (single digits C).

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October

October for Manitou Springs is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It snows occasionally.

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November

Traveling to Manitou Springs in November, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Manitou Springs is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It snows once in a while.

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