Petersburg, Alaska, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Petersburg, Alaska, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Petersburg, 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 Petersburg, Alaska, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Petersburg, Alaska, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly option.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Petersburg, Alaska, United States of America by month

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January

In January, Petersburg can be extremely cold. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Petersburg, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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February

February in Petersburg can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It snows occasionally.

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March

In March, Petersburg is freezing. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Petersburg, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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April

April here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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May

In May, Petersburg is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Petersburg, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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June

June in Petersburg is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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July

July in Petersburg is chilly. 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 low 40s F (single digits C).

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August

In August, Petersburg is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Petersburg, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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September

If you vacation in Petersburg during September, you might find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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October

If you visit Petersburg during October, you are likely to notice that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

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November

In November, Petersburg is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Petersburg, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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December

If you are traveling to Petersburg in December, you will notice that it is very cold. Expect it to snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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