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

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Traveling to Marshalltown, Iowa, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Marshalltown, 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 Marshalltown, Iowa, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Marshalltown, Iowa, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Marshalltown, Iowa, United States of America by month

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January

If you are traveling to Marshalltown in January, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain once in a while and snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows occasionally.

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March

March in Marshalltown can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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April

April is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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May

May in Marshalltown is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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June

If you are traveling to Marshalltown in June, you will notice that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

July in Marshalltown is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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August

August in Marshalltown is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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September

If you vacation in Marshalltown during September, you may see that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 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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October

October here is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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November

November in Marshalltown can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to 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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December

Traveling to Marshalltown in December, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain once in a while and snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Marshalltown, Iowa, United States of America

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

If you go to the Marshalltown Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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