Utica, New York, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Utica, New York, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Utica, below 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 Utica, New York, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Utica, New York, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Utica, 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 kit.


  • 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 Utica, New York, United States of America

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Utica.

What to wear/what to pack for Utica, New York, United States of America by month

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January

In January, Utica is very cold, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) and occasionally jump into the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C). During your visit, you can expect heavy snowfall. This is also a rainy time for Utica, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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February

February in Utica is frigid, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The 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 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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March

March for Utica is cold, snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows 5-10 days this month.

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April

April in Utica is crisp and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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May

May in Utica is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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June

If you visit Utica during June, you will probably notice that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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July

Traveling to Utica in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

If you vacation in Utica during August, you are likely to notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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September

September for Utica is balmy and somewhat rainy. 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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October

Traveling to Utica in October, you will notice that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Utica in November, you will notice that it is cold and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Utica is frosty, somewhat snowy and very rainy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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