Sooke, British Columbia, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Sooke, British Columbia, Canada? If you're planning to go to Sooke, the following 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 Sooke, British Columbia, Canada

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

Important essentials for Sooke, British Columbia, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • 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.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • 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).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Sooke, British Columbia, Canada by month

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January

January can be very chilly and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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February

Traveling to Sooke in February, you will notice that it is brisk and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you vacation in Sooke during March, you are likely to see that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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April

If you vacation in Sooke during April, you are likely to notice that it is brisk 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 low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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May

May in Sooke is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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June

June for Sooke is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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July

July in Sooke is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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August

If you are traveling to Sooke in August, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

September is cool. 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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October

October in Sooke is crisp and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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November

In November, Sooke is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) and regularly jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Sooke, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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December

December in Sooke is pretty cool and very rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Sooke, British Columbia, Canada

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

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