The Forks, Maine, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to The Forks, Maine, United States of America? If you're planning to go to The Forks, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 The Forks, Maine, United States of America

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

Important essentials for The Forks, Maine, United States of America

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for The Forks, Maine, United States of America

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around The Forks.

    What to wear/what to pack for The Forks, Maine, United States of America by month

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    January

    Traveling to The Forks in January, you will notice that it is biting cold and somewhat snowy. Expect it to snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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    February

    February in The Forks is unbearably cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It snows 5-10 days this month.

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    March

    March in The Forks is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It snows regularly.

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    April

    If you go to The Forks in April, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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    May

    May in The Forks is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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    June

    If you visit The Forks during June, you might see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

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    July

    In July, The Forks is a perfect temperature. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) and sometimes jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for The Forks, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    August

    In August, The Forks is a perfect temperature. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (low 20s C) and occasionally jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for The Forks, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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    September

    September in The Forks is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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    October

    If you vacation in The Forks during October, you will probably notice that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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    November

    November in The Forks can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to low 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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    December

    December in The Forks can be bitter cold and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It snows 5-10 days this month.

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