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

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Traveling to Pontiac, Illinois, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Pontiac, 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 Pontiac, Illinois, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Pontiac, Illinois, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Pontiac, 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 excellent 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 Pontiac, Illinois, United States of America

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

If you see Illinois Route 66 Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Pontiac.

What to wear/what to pack for Pontiac, Illinois, United States of America by month

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January

January in Pontiac can be extremely cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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February

February in Pontiac is very cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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March

If you are traveling to Pontiac in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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April

April is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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May

Traveling to Pontiac in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

If you vacation in Pontiac during June, you may notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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July

July can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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August

August in Pontiac is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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September

If you are traveling to Pontiac in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

October in Pontiac is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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November

If you go to Pontiac in November, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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December

Traveling to Pontiac in December, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain regularly and snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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