Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada? If you're planning to go to Porters Lake, we have 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 Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada

Based on the climate and weather in Porters Lake, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • Touchless thermometer

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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What to wear/what to pack for Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada by month

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January

January in Porters Lake is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s 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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February

February in this region is frigid. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly and snows sometimes.

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March

March is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows once in a while.

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April

In April, Porters Lake can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Porters Lake, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

May in Porters Lake is chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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June

In June, Porters Lake is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Porters Lake, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

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

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August

August in this region is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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September

September is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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October

If you go to Porters Lake 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 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

In November, Porters Lake is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Porters Lake, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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December

Traveling to Porters Lake in December, you will notice that it is very cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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