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

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Traveling to Prescott, Arizona, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Prescott, I 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 Prescott, Arizona, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Prescott, Arizona, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.

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

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Prescott, Arizona, United States of America by month

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January

January for Prescott is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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February

February here is cold. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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March

If you are traveling to Prescott in March, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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April

If you are traveling to Prescott in April, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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May

May in Prescott is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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June

If you visit Prescott during June, you might see that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Prescott in July, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

August in Prescott can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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September

September in Prescott is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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October

October is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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November

November is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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December

December in Prescott can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Prescott, Arizona, United States of America

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

If you go to Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary, you're likely to do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet

If you go to the Fort Whipple Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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