Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada? If you're planning to go to Owen Sound, we'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 Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada

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

Important essentials for Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • 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 you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada by month

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January

Traveling to Owen Sound in January, you will notice that it can be extremely cold and very snowy. Expect it to rain sometimes and snow about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

In February, Owen Sound is frigid and somewhat snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) and about half of the time jump into the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Owen Sound, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Owen Sound is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly. It also snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Owen Sound can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

In May, Owen Sound is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Owen Sound, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you visit Owen Sound during June, you may see that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you go to Owen Sound in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

In August, Owen Sound is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Owen Sound, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you vacation in Owen Sound during September, you are likely to see that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you vacation in Owen Sound during October, you will probably find that it is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Owen Sound can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Owen Sound can be extremely cold and somewhat snowy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Grey Roots Museum and Archives, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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