Plymouth, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Plymouth, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Plymouth, I've got 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 Plymouth, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Plymouth, England, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • N95 masks

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

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

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Plymouth, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

January in Plymouth can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average. There is frost sometimes.

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February

If you go to Plymouth in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost occasionally.

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March

March in this region can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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April

April in Plymouth is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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May

May in Plymouth is crisp and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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June

June for Plymouth is cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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July

If you visit Plymouth during July, you may find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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August

If you visit Plymouth during August, you will probably notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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September

September in Plymouth is crisp and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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October

Traveling to Plymouth in October, you will notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

If you go to Plymouth in November, 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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December

December in Plymouth is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average. There is frost once in a while.

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Activities for Plymouth, England, United Kingdom

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

If you are planning to see the heavenly The Minster Church of St Andrew, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

Synagogues may enforce dress requirements. At Plymouth Synagogue:

If you go to the Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For The Royal Citadel, take:


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