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

Traveling to Orange County, California, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Orange County, this 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 Orange County, California, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Orange County, California, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Orange County, 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.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid 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).


  • 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-19 protection available.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Orange County, California, United States of America by month

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January

If you go to Orange County in January, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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February

If you visit Orange County during February, you might find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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March

If you go to Orange County in March, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

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April

If you are traveling to Orange County in April, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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May

If you go to Orange County in May, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

June for Orange County is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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July

If you visit Orange County during July, you may see that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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August

If you vacation in Orange County during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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September

September here is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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October

October in this region is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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November

If you are traveling to Orange County in November, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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December

December is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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Activities for Orange County, California, United States of America

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

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