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

Traveling to Missoula, Montana, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Missoula, this article contains 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 Missoula, Montana, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Missoula, Montana, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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).


  • 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 protection you can have.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Missoula, Montana, United States of America by month

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January

If you go to Missoula in January, you will notice that it can be extremely cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

Traveling to Missoula in February, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Missoula can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. It also snows occasionally. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

In April, Missoula is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Missoula, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Missoula is balmy and somewhat rainy. 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 (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

Traveling to Missoula in June, you will notice that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you vacation in Missoula during July, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you visit Missoula during August, you may notice that it is hot and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally around 30 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you go to Missoula in September, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you visit Missoula during October, you may see that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 50 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

In November, Missoula is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) and occasionally jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Missoula, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Missoula is freezing, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Missoula Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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