Oakland County, Michigan, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Oakland County, Michigan, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Oakland County, 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 Oakland County, Michigan, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Oakland County, Michigan, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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 an excellent plane-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • 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 possible.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Oakland County, Michigan, United States of America by month

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January

January in Oakland County can be extremely cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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February

February in Oakland County is very cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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March

March in Oakland County is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 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 Oakland County is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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May

May in Oakland County is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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June

June is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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July

July in Oakland County is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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August

If you vacation in Oakland County during August, you will probably notice that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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September

September is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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October

If you are traveling to Oakland County in October, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

If you vacation in Oakland County during November, you might find that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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December

December in Oakland County is very cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 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 Oakland County, Michigan, United States of America

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

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