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

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Traveling to Reston, Virginia, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Reston, here 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 Reston, Virginia, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Reston, Virginia, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • N95 masks

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  • (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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Reston can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February in Reston is pretty cool. The rain/snow 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 single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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March

March in Reston is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains or snows a bit less than half of the time.

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April

April in Reston is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

If you visit Reston during May, you might see that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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June

If you vacation in Reston during June, you might see that it is hot. 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 5-10 days this month.

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July

July here is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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August

If you go to Reston in August, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

If you visit Reston during September, you may find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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October

October in Reston is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to high 60s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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November

If you vacation in Reston during November, you may find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet regularly.

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December

December in this region is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows a bit less than half of the time.

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