Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada? If you're planning to go to Port Hardy, this 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 Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada

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

Important essentials for Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Travel insurance

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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 a good TSA-friendly product.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada by month

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January

January in Port Hardy is cold and very rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you visit Port Hardy during February, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Port Hardy is brisk and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C), with a few days below 28 F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Port Hardy is brisk and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

In May, Port Hardy can be chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Port Hardy, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June here can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Port Hardy 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Port Hardy can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s 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 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Port Hardy can be brisk and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in Port Hardy is cold and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

If you are traveling to Port Hardy in December, you will notice that it is brisk and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time and snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Port Hardy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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