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

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Traveling to Richmond, Indiana, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Richmond, we 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 Richmond, Indiana, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Richmond, Indiana, United States of America

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 option.


  • 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, Indiana, United States of America

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

If you go to Joseph Moore Museum of Natural History, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Richmond.

What to wear/what to pack for Richmond, Indiana, United States of America by month

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January

January in Richmond is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It snows once in a while.

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February

February in Richmond is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

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March

Traveling to Richmond in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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April

In April, Richmond is cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s 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 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

May here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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June

In June, Richmond is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) and once in a while jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

In July, Richmond is extremely warm. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) and once in a while jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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August

August for Richmond is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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September

September in Richmond is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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October

If you visit Richmond during October, you may find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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November

In November, Richmond can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Richmond, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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December

Traveling to Richmond in December, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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