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

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Traveling to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Tuscaloosa, I 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 Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tuscaloosa, 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


  • 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).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.

  • (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


  • A vaccine card protector

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States of America by month

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January

If you vacation in Tuscaloosa during January, you will probably find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time and snow ().

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February

February in Tuscaloosa is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

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March

If you visit Tuscaloosa during March, you may see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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April

April is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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May

If you vacation in Tuscaloosa during May, you might find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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June

If you visit Tuscaloosa during June, you might notice that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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July

If you visit Tuscaloosa during July, you may see that it is sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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August

August in Tuscaloosa can be blisteringly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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September

If you are traveling to Tuscaloosa in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

If you vacation in Tuscaloosa during October, you will probably notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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November

November in Tuscaloosa is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

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December

December in Tuscaloosa is relatively cool. 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).

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Activities for Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States of America

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

If you see the Paul W. Bryant Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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