Tupelo, Mississippi, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tupelo, Mississippi, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Tupelo, this 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 Tupelo, Mississippi, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Tupelo, Mississippi, United States of America

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Tupelo, Mississippi, United States of America by month

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January

January in Tupelo is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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February

Traveling to Tupelo in February, you will notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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March

March here is cool and somewhat rainy. 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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April

April in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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May

In May, Tupelo is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Tupelo, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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June

If you vacation in Tupelo during June, you might see that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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July

If you are traveling to Tupelo in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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August

August in Tupelo is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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October

Traveling to Tupelo in October, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Tupelo in November, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

December in Tupelo can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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Activities for Tupelo, Mississippi, United States of America

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

If you go to Tupelo Buffalo Park and Zoo, you're likely to do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Binoculars

    Like these

If you visit the Tupelo Auto Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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