Southold, New York, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Southold, New York, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Southold, 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 Southold, New York, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Southold, New York, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • A vaccine card protector

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

  • Travel insurance

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

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • 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).

  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Southold, New York, United States of America by month

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January

January in Southold is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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February

February here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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March

March here is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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April

If you go to Southold in April, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

May in Southold is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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June

June in Southold is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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July

Traveling to Southold in July, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

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

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September

Traveling to Southold in September, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

October is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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November

November here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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December

December can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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Activities for Southold, New York, United States of America

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

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