Toronto, Ontario, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Toronto, Ontario, Canada? If you're planning to go to Toronto, 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 Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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

Important essentials for Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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).


  • 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 protection available.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear away. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Toronto, Ontario, Canada by month

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January

January in Toronto is very cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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February

February in Toronto can be extremely cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to low 30s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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March

Traveling to Toronto in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Toronto is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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May

If you visit Toronto during May, you will probably see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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June

June here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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July

Traveling to Toronto in July, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

Traveling to Toronto in August, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

If you vacation in Toronto during September, you may see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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October

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

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November

November is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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December

December in this region is freezing. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

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Activities for Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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

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