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

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Traveling to Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Wisconsin Dells, 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 Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, United States of America

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

Important essentials for Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Wisconsin Dells, 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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

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

  • (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 often become worn. An unreadable card can have 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly option.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, United States of America by month

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January

Traveling to Wisconsin Dells in January, you will notice that it is biting cold. Expect it to rain about a third of the time and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

If you are traveling to Wisconsin Dells in February, you will notice that it is frosty. Expect it to rain regularly and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

If you are traveling to Wisconsin Dells in March, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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April

In April, Wisconsin Dells is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Wisconsin Dells, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

In May, Wisconsin Dells is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and occasionally jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Wisconsin Dells, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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June

June in Wisconsin Dells is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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July

July in Wisconsin Dells 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 50s F (single digits C).

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August

August in Wisconsin Dells is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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September

September in Wisconsin Dells is mild and somewhat rainy. 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 40s F (single digits C).

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October

October in Wisconsin Dells is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

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November

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

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December

Traveling to Wisconsin Dells in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, United States of America

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

If you see the Circus World Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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