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

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Traveling to Seward, Alaska, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Seward, 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 Seward, Alaska, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Seward, Alaska, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Seward, Alaska, United States of America by month

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January

Traveling to Seward in January, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February in Seward is freezing. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows once in a while.

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March

March in Seward can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows occasionally.

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April

In April, Seward can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) and occasionally jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Seward, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

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May

May is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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June

In June, Seward is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Seward, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

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July

July in Seward can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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August

August in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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September

If you visit Seward during September, you might notice that it is crisp 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 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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October

If you visit Seward during October, you might find that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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

November for Seward can be extremely cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month and snows occasionally.

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December

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

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