Olympia, Washington, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Olympia, Washington, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Olympia, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Olympia, Washington, United States of America

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

What to wear/what to pack for Olympia, Washington, United States of America by month

January

If you go to Olympia in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear

February

February here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans

March

March is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans

April

If you vacation in Olympia during April, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear

May

May is cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks

June

June here is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece

July

July here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

August

If you go to Olympia in August, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

September

If you vacation in Olympia during September, you are likely to find that it is mild.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces

November

If you visit Olympia during November, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces

December

December in Olympia can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Olympia, Washington, United States of America

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Olympia
  • Appropriate museum wear

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