New Paltz, New York, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to New Paltz, New York, United States of America? If you're planning to go to New Paltz, I've got 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 New Paltz, New York, United States of America

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

Important essentials for New Paltz, New York, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold 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 product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for New Paltz, New York, United States of America by month

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January

In January, New Paltz is frigid and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for New Paltz, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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February

February in New Paltz is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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March

March in New Paltz is brisk and somewhat rainy. 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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April

April in New Paltz is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May in New Paltz is balmy 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

In June, New Paltz is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for New Paltz, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

In July, New Paltz is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for New Paltz, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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August

If you visit New Paltz during August, you might find that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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September

September in New Paltz is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 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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October

If you are traveling to New Paltz in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November in New Paltz is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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December

In December, New Paltz is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 40s 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 New Paltz, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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Activities for New Paltz, New York, United States of America

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

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