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

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Traveling to Salem, Indiana, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Salem, here 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 Salem, Indiana, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Salem, Indiana, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear out. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Salem is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February in Salem can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

If you vacation in Salem during March, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Salem is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to high 60s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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May

May in Salem is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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June

Traveling to Salem in June, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

If you visit Salem during July, you may notice that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

August can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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September

September in Salem is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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October

If you visit Salem during October, you will probably notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

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November

November for Salem is crisp. Temperatures average in the 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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December

In December, Salem is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Salem, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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Activities for Salem, Indiana, United States of America

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

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