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

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Traveling to Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Omaha, below is 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 Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America

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

If you go to Gerald R. Ford Birthsite and Gardens, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet

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

Castle hopping? For Joslyn Castle, take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Omaha.

What to wear/what to pack for Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America by month

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January

January here is very cold. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows sometimes.

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February

February in Omaha can be brisk. 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 about a third of the time. It also snows occasionally. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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March

March in Omaha is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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April

If you go to Omaha in April, you will notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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May

Traveling to Omaha in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

June in Omaha is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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July

If you vacation in Omaha during July, you might find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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August

August here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

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

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October

October in Omaha is relatively cool. 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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November

Traveling to Omaha in November, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December in this region is frosty. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows occasionally.

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