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

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Traveling to Monterey, Massachusetts, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Monterey, I have 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 Monterey, Massachusetts, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Monterey, Massachusetts, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • 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).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Monterey, Massachusetts, United States of America by month

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January

January in Monterey can be extremely cold. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 10s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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February

In February, Monterey is very cold. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) and once in a while jump into the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C). This is also a rainy time for Monterey, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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March

In March, Monterey can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) and regularly jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Monterey, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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April

If you visit Monterey during April, you may see that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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May

May in Monterey is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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June

If you are traveling to Monterey in June, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Monterey in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

August in Monterey is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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September

If you go to Monterey in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you are traveling to Monterey in October, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

November in Monterey is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

December in Monterey is very cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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Activities for Monterey, Massachusetts, United States of America

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

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