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

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Traveling to Petawawa, Ontario, Canada? If you're planning to go to Petawawa, below 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 Petawawa, Ontario, Canada

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

Important essentials for Petawawa, Ontario, Canada

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Petawawa, Ontario, Canada

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

If you visit CFB Petawawa Military Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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

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January

January in Petawawa is beyond freezing and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It snows about half of the time.

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February

If you are traveling to Petawawa in February, you will notice that it can be bitter cold and somewhat snowy. Expect it to snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

If you go to Petawawa in March, you will notice that it is frosty. Expect it to rain occasionally and snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Petawawa can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. It also snows once in a while.

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May

May in Petawawa is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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June

June in Petawawa is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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July

July in Petawawa is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

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

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September

September in Petawawa is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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October

If you are traveling to Petawawa in October, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

November in Petawawa is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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December

December here is beyond freezing and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows about half of the time.

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