Richmond, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Richmond, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Richmond, 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 Richmond, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Richmond, England, United Kingdom

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Richmond, England, United Kingdom

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

If you are planning to go to the lovely Easby Abbey, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you go to Richmondshire Local History Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Richmond Castle, take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Richmond.

What to wear/what to pack for Richmond, England, United Kingdom by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

In January, Richmond can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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February

If you vacation in Richmond during February, you will probably see that it is pretty cool. 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 around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally and snow once in a while.

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March

In March, Richmond is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

If you are traveling to Richmond in April, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

May in Richmond is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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June

If you are traveling to Richmond in June, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July in Richmond is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in Richmond is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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September

If you vacation in Richmond during September, you are likely to notice that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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 occasionally.

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October

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

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November

If you go to Richmond in November, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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December

In December, Richmond is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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