San Luis Obispo County, California, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to San Luis Obispo County, California, United States of America? If you're planning to go to San Luis Obispo County, this 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 San Luis Obispo County, California, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in San Luis Obispo County, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for San Luis Obispo County, California, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for San Luis Obispo County, California, United States of America by month

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January

If you are traveling to San Luis Obispo County in January, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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February

Traveling to San Luis Obispo County in February, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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March

March here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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April

April in San Luis Obispo County is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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May

Traveling to San Luis Obispo County in May, you will notice that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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June

Traveling to San Luis Obispo County in June, you will notice that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

July for San Luis Obispo County is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

Traveling to San Luis Obispo County in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

If you are traveling to San Luis Obispo County in September, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you go to San Luis Obispo County in October, you will notice that it is crisp and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

November for San Luis Obispo County is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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December

December in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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Activities for San Luis Obispo County, California, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for San Luis Obispo County.

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