Twin Cities, Minnesota, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Twin Cities, Minnesota, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Twin Cities, this article contains 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 Twin Cities, Minnesota, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Twin Cities, Minnesota, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Twin Cities, 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 excellent choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Twin Cities, Minnesota, United States of America

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

If you go to Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, you will do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Good hiking shoes

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


  • Ultralight day pack

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


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Twin Cities.

What to wear/what to pack for Twin Cities, Minnesota, United States of America by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January for Twin Cities can be bitter cold. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

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February

February here is frigid. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

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March

Traveling to Twin Cities 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

Traveling to Twin Cities in April, you will notice that it is crisp. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

If you are traveling to Twin Cities in May, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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June

June in Twin Cities is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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July

July in Twin Cities is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Twin Cities in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

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September

September in Twin Cities is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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October

October in Twin Cities is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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November

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

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December

December in Twin Cities is biting cold. 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).

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