Rock Island, Illinois, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Rock Island, Illinois, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Rock Island, 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 Rock Island, Illinois, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Rock Island, Illinois, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Rock Island, 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

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Activities for Rock Island, Illinois, United States of America

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Rock Island.

    What to wear/what to pack for Rock Island, Illinois, United States of America by month

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    January

    If you are traveling to Rock Island in January, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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    February

    February in Rock Island is very cold. 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 tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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    March

    March in Rock Island is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly.

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    April

    In April, Rock Island is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Rock Island, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    May

    If you go to Rock Island in May, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    June

    If you go to Rock Island in June, you will notice that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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    July

    July in Rock Island is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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    August

    If you vacation in Rock Island during August, you might see that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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    September

    If you visit Rock Island during September, you might find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 regularly.

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    October

    October in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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    November

    If you visit Rock Island during November, you are likely to notice that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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    December

    December is frigid. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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