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

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Traveling to Watertown, Massachusetts, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Watertown, 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 Watertown, Massachusetts, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Watertown, Massachusetts, United States of America

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (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 can get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • 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).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Watertown, Massachusetts, United States of America by month

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January

January here can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows about a third of the time.

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February

February in Watertown is freezing. The rain/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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March

In March, Watertown is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Watertown, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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April

April in Watertown is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May in Watertown is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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June

June in Watertown is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July in Watertown is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Watertown in August, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September in Watertown is a perfect temperature. 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 30s F (single digits C).

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October

If you go to Watertown in October, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

In November, Watertown is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Watertown, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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December

In December, Watertown can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Watertown, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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Activities for Watertown, Massachusetts, United States of America

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

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