Pacific Northwest, Oregon, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Pacific Northwest, Oregon, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Pacific Northwest, 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 Pacific Northwest, Oregon, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Pacific Northwest, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Pacific Northwest, Oregon, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Pacific Northwest, Oregon, United States of America by month

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January

In January, Pacific Northwest is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) and once in a while jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Pacific Northwest, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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February

If you vacation in Pacific Northwest during February, you might find that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

Traveling to Pacific Northwest in March, you will notice that it is crisp. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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April

If you vacation in Pacific Northwest during April, you will probably see 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 low 40s F (single digits C).

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May

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

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June

If you go to Pacific Northwest in June, you will notice that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

July can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

August can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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September

If you go to Pacific Northwest in September, you will notice that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

If you vacation in Pacific Northwest during October, you are likely to 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 low 40s F (single digits C).

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November

November in this region is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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December

December in Pacific Northwest is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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