Russell, Ontario, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Russell, Ontario, Canada? If you're planning to go to Russell, we've got 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 Russell, Ontario, Canada

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

Important essentials for Russell, Ontario, Canada

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Russell, 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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  • N95 masks

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (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


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Russell, Ontario, Canada by month

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January

January in this region is unbearably cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains occasionally and snows 5-10 days this month.

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February

February in Russell can be dangerously cold. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits below 0 F (20+ below zero C).

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March

March in Russell can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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April

April in Russell can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

In May, Russell is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Russell, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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June

Traveling to Russell in June, you will notice that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July in Russell is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

If you visit Russell during August, you might find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. 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 about half of the time.

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September

If you vacation in Russell during September, you may see that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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October

If you vacation in Russell during October, you may find that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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November

Traveling to Russell in November, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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December

If you are traveling to Russell in December, you will notice that it is frosty and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain sometimes and snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Russell, Ontario, Canada

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

If you go to the Keith M. Boyd Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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