Princeton, West Virginia, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Princeton, West Virginia, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Princeton, the following 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 Princeton, West Virginia, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Princeton, West Virginia, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.

  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.

  • A vaccine card protector

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

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • Travel insurance

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What to wear/what to pack for Princeton, West Virginia, United States of America by month

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January

January in Princeton is pretty cool, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February in Princeton can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in Princeton can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows sometimes. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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April

If you go to Princeton in April, you will notice that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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May

Traveling to Princeton in May, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

June for Princeton is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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July

July in Princeton is warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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August

August in Princeton is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

If you are traveling to Princeton in September, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you vacation in Princeton during October, you might find that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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November

In November, Princeton can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Princeton, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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December

December in Princeton is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time. It also snows a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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Activities for Princeton, West Virginia, United States of America

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

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