Whitby, Ontario, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Whitby, Ontario, Canada? If you're planning to go to Whitby, 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 Whitby, Ontario, Canada

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

Important essentials for Whitby, Ontario, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear away. An unreadable 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.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Whitby, Ontario, Canada by month

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January

January for Whitby is freezing. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains occasionally and snows a bit less than half of the time.

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February

If you go to Whitby in February, you will notice that it is frosty. Expect it to rain occasionally and snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Whitby is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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April

If you visit Whitby during April, you will probably find that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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May

May in Whitby is chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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June

June in Whitby is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

In July, Whitby is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Whitby, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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August

August is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

September for Whitby is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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October

October in this region is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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November

November in Whitby can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

December in Whitby is very cold. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows a bit less than half of the time.

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Activities for Whitby, Ontario, Canada

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

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