Pagosa Springs, Colorado, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Empty Lighthouse is a reader-supported site. This article may contain affiliate links to Amazon and other sites. We earn a commission on purchases made through these links.

Traveling to Pagosa Springs, Colorado, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Pagosa Springs, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

Contents

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 Pagosa Springs, Colorado, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Pagosa Springs, Colorado, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.

  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

  • 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).

  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.

General health necessities

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Pagosa Springs, Colorado, United States of America by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you go to Pagosa Springs in January, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

February

February in Pagosa Springs can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

March

March in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It snows 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

April

April in Pagosa Springs can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

May

May in Pagosa Springs is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

June

If you visit Pagosa Springs during June, you are likely to notice that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

July

In July, Pagosa Springs is extremely warm. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Pagosa Springs, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

August

August in Pagosa Springs is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

September

If you vacation in Pagosa Springs during September, you may notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

October

October in Pagosa Springs is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

November

If you are traveling to Pagosa Springs in November, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

December

December in Pagosa Springs is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the San Juan Historical Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you want to visit Treasure Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Activities for Pagosa Springs, Colorado, United States of America

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

Check out our guides for these other locations: Domodedovo International Airport, Russia, Gothenburg, Sweden, Sedgefield, South Africa, Saltaire, England, United Kingdom, Clara, Ireland, Sukhothai, Thailand, Peoria, Illinois, United States of America, Palisades, New York, United States of America, Avila Beach, California, United States of America, Nackawic, New Brunswick, Canada, and St Ives, England, United Kingdom.