Sussex, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Sussex, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Sussex, 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 Sussex, England, United Kingdom

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

Important essentials for Sussex, England, United Kingdom

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • 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 easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Sussex, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

In January, Sussex can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Sussex, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%. There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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February

If you vacation in Sussex during February, you may notice that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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 5-10 days this month and snow sometimes. There is frost about a third of the time.

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March

March in Sussex can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Sussex is crisp and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May here is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

In June, Sussex is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Sussex, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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July

July in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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August

If you are traveling to Sussex in August, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you visit Sussex during September, you may find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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October

In October, Sussex is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Sussex, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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November

If you vacation in Sussex during November, you are likely to notice that it can be very chilly 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 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 a bit less than half of the time. There is frost once in a while.

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December

December in Sussex is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average. There is frost about a third of the time.

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Activities for Sussex, England, United Kingdom

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

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