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What to wear in Philadelphia?

What to wear in Philadelphia? This page provides information about appropriate clothes in Philadelphia when you travel.

Philadelphia, also known as Philly, is a hip contemporary metropolis on par with New York City in many respects, while maintaining a village type vibe. America has a rich early history with the city as it played a huge role in establishing democracy in the country. In addition, the city is an intriguing urban center adorned with elegant squares and cobblestoned streets. Philadelphia is a historically modern city that offers many attractions. Reading Terminal Market; America's oldest farmer's market, The Liberty Bell Center, and Valley Forge Historical Park are just a few. So, what about the weather?

We give you the information on 5 Days Clothes Forecast and Monthly Clothing Forecast in this city.

  1. 5 Day Clothes Forecast
  2. Monthly Clothes Forecast

5 Day Clothes Forecast

5 day clothes forecast and weather forecast in Philadelphia are as follows, and these are updated daily.

Philadelphia - Dec 12(Wednesday)

During the day

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At night

A down jacket, gloves or mittens, warm hat and scarf.
Very cold, you should not go out for a long time.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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Afternoon :

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Night :

broken clouds

Philadelphia - Dec 13(Thursday)

During the day

A down jacket, gloves, warm hat and scarf. It is cold, so keep warm enough.

At night

Same as daytime.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

clear sky

Afternoon :

light rain

Night :

broken clouds

Philadelphia - Dec 14(Friday)

During the day

A jacket or coat, you will need light winter clothes.
If you are sensitive to cold, keep yourself warm.

At night

It is cold enough to wear a coat, you will need winter clothes.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

clear sky

Afternoon :

light rain

Night :

moderate rain

Philadelphia - Dec 15(Saturday)

During the day

A jacket or coat, you will need light winter clothes.
If you are sensitive to cold, keep yourself warm.

At night

A down jacket, gloves, warm hat and scarf. It is cold, so keep warm enough.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

light rain

Afternoon :

scattered clouds

Night :

clear sky

Philadelphia - Dec 16(Sunday)

During the day

A winter coat, gloves, warm hat and scarf. It is cold, so keep warm enough.

At night

Colder than daytime, a down jacket is preferable to a coat.
Very cold, you should not go out for a long time.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

clear sky

Afternoon :

clear sky

Night :

clear sky

5 Day Clothes Forecast is described about appropriate clothes according to temperature of weather forecast for each day.

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Monthly Clothes Forecast

Weather and appropriate clothes

The weather in Philadelphia is a bit unpredictable but nothing too freakish. Spring and fall can be somewhat fickle. One day it's a t-shirt and shorts and before you know it, you're pulling out a jacket or sweater. Summertime offers some relief as far as consistency goes. It gets hot and stays hot with intermittent cool evenings. The city's best weather for outdoor activity and casual chic dress is from the start of June to the beginning of July and early August to the end of September. Temps are between 65°F and 80°F.

Monthly clothes forecast

Monthly clothes forecast in Philadelphia is as follows.

monthClothes Forecast
Jan
Feb
A coat or down jacket, gloves, a warm hat and so on. It is cold, so keep warm enough.
MarSometimes a jacket will be comfortable. Sometimes it is cold enough to wear a coat, gloves, warm hat.
AprA long-sleeved shirt, and a cardigan or sweater will be comfortable. Sometimes light winter clothes are necessary.
MaySometimes a T-shirt, short-sleeved shirt. But sometimes a long-sleeved shirt, light cardigan, sweater are necessary.
JunA T-shirt, tank top or short-sleeved shirt. Sometimes a long-sleeved shirt is necessary.
Jul
Aug
A T-shirt or tank top. And shorts or jeans.
SepSometimes a T-shirt, short-sleeved shirt. But sometimes a long-sleeved shirt, light cardigan, sweater are necessary.
OctA long-sleeved shirt, and a cardigan or sweater will be comfortable. Sometimes light winter clothes are necessary.
NovSometimes a jacket will be comfortable. Sometimes it is cold enough to wear a coat, gloves, warm hat.
DecA coat or down jacket, gloves, a warm hat and so on. It is cold, so keep warm enough.

Monthly average temperature in Philadelphia

Low : Average low temperature, High : Average high temperature

Dressing For The Weather In Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA

Meteorological conditions in Philadelphia call for a diversified wardrobe that complements the fluctuations of a four-season climate. If you love floppy hats and bohemian style clothing you can wear that. If you prefer chic clothing with a layered look and fluffy sweaters, you can wear that too. In fact, "The City of Brotherly Love" is a fashionista's dream! The temperatures makes it easy to wear-what-you-want in the city regardless of the season.

A Philadelphia Weather Overview to Help Organize Your Wardrobe

-The cold season last for roughly three-months from early December to early March with the average day-to-day temperature below 49°F.
-The clearest time of year starts around late June and last for several months ending about mid-November. Late September is noted as the clearest day of the year. January 3rd is the cloudiest day of the year.
-The wet season lasts from end of March to end of August with a more than 29 percent chance of rain on any given day. However, rainfall is common throughout the year.
-The snow season last for several months from end of November to end of March with the heaviest snowfall near the end of January.

What to Wear in Philly

Clothing you would wear in any northeastern city will work fine in Philadelphia taking all seasons into consideration. Because the city is stylish yet laid-back, you can wear the best from your wardrobe or throw on a pair of jeans and t-shirt and never feel awkward. If you are the business type and the dress code is formal, the Philadelphia weather allows you to dress as smart as you feel.

The city has plenty of sports activities as well. If you are a sports enthusiasts bring out your team colors and logo, you will fit right in. Actually, many businesses permit staff to wear their favorite team attire to the office. Sports bars and other informal venues are great places to show-off your favorite team's logo since sportswear is commonly accepted as everyday casual attire. What's more, fashion is greatly influenced by hip-hop music as many rap artists come from the area. If you like this genre and hip-hop gear is part of your wardrobe, you will feel right at home in Philly.

Another trendy clothing style in the Philadelphia area is college garb. Styles popular with young college aged people are frequently seen throughout the city. If you like wearing trendy fashions, this city is the place to let it all hang-out!

Philadelphia Fashion Bonus

The city is revitalizing the former locale known as The Gallery at Market East into a fabulous fashion district filled with clothing outlets like H&M and other well-known fashion stores. If you need to top-up your wardrobe, the new major retail center will be the ideal place to go starting 2018.

Extra What to Wear in Philly Tip:
If you are used to warm climates, Philadelphia is the right place to get introduced to cold weather. In order to adapt properly, try layering, especially in the fall when the temperature varies frequently. A pair of rain boots will come in useful as well. For so-so weather, a hoodie, light jacket, fashionable scarf with a jean jacket will work just fine. If you have a clothing crisis, check-out Goldberg on 13th and Chestnut Street. They sell an extensive line of budget priced garb for cold weather.

You will feel right at home in Philadelphia regardless of your fashion style. After all, it's not called The City of Brotherly Love for nothing!

(Please as a reference only, because the temperature varies depending on the day.)

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