Richmond, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Richmond, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Richmond, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

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.

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

January

January in Richmond can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat

February

If you visit Richmond during February, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. 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 once in a while and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella

March

March in Richmond is brisk. The rain 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 low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear

April

April in Richmond can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain sometimes. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Fleeces

May

May in Richmond is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses

July

In July, Richmond is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Rain coat

August

August here is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear

September

In September, Richmond is crisp. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts

October

In October, Richmond is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks

November

In November, Richmond is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 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 November, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens

December

December in Richmond is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

It also snows once in a while. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Richmond
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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