Peaks Island, Maine, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Peaks Island, Maine, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Peaks Island, the following 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 Peaks Island, Maine, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Peaks Island, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Peaks Island, Maine, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

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


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.

  • (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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Peaks Island, Maine, United States of America by month

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January

January is frigid. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains or snows 5-10 days this month.

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February

February in Peaks Island can be extremely cold. 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).

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March

In March, Peaks Island can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Peaks Island, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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April

April in Peaks Island can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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May

May is cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

June is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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July

If you are traveling to Peaks Island in July, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

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August

If you vacation in Peaks Island during August, you will probably see 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 high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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September

September for Peaks Island is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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October

October in Peaks Island is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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November

In November, Peaks Island can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Peaks Island, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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December

If you are traveling to Peaks Island in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain or snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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