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

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Traveling to Sonora, California, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Sonora, 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 Sonora, California, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Sonora, California, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Sonora, 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

  • (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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available 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 can get worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Sonora, California, United States of America by month

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January

January in Sonora can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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February

If you visit Sonora during February, you may see that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s 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 a third of the time.

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March

March in Sonora is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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April

If you visit Sonora during April, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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May

If you visit Sonora during May, you are likely to notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s 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 sometimes.

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June

If you visit Sonora during June, you might find that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

July in this region is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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August

If you go to Sonora in August, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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September

September for Sonora is constantly 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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October

October in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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November

November in Sonora is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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December

If you visit Sonora during December, you might find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s 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 or snow/sleet 5-10 days this month.

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Activities for Sonora, California, United States of America

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

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