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What to wear in Seattle?

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

Expect a few surprises when it comes to Seattle weather. The city is known for experiencing all four seasons in one day! The day may start out warm and sunny and out-of-the-blue, it's pouring rain. Of course, if you don't mind this sort of thing, then you are in a weather paradise. Using the climate as an excuse to consistently expand your wardrobe will be smooth sailing and you won't have to sacrifice just because the weather is slightly unpredictable.

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 Seattle are as follows, and these are updated daily.

Seattle - Dec 12(Wednesday)

During the day

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At night

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


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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Afternoon :

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Night :

light rain

Seattle - Dec 13(Thursday)

During the day

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

At night

Same as daytime.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

light rain

Afternoon :

light rain

Night :

scattered clouds

Seattle - 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 :

overcast clouds

Afternoon :

light rain

Night :

light rain

Seattle - Dec 15(Saturday)

During the day

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

At night

Same as daytime.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

light rain

Afternoon :

broken clouds

Night :

light rain

Seattle - Dec 16(Sunday)

During the day

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

At night

Same as daytime.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

moderate rain

Afternoon :

moderate rain

Night :

moderate rain

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

Seattle weather

The hottest month is July with an average high of 64°F. The coldest month is January at 41°F. July has the most sun with approximately 10 hours of sunshine a day. December is the wettest month. In fact, the temperatures in Seattle remain spring-like until early July. From then until September, the weather is great for outdoor activities like exploring the city's waterfront, taking a ride on the ferry, or chilling-out at a Seattle Mariners game.

Monthly clothes forecast

Monthly clothes forecast in Seattle is as follows.

monthClothes Forecast
Jan
Feb
It is cold enough to wear a coat, you will need winter clothes. Sometimes you will need gloves and a warm hat.
MarSometimes a jacket will be comfortable. Sometimes it is cold enough to wear a coat, gloves, warm hat.
AprA jacket will be comfortable. Sometimes you will need light winter clothes.
MayA long-sleeved shirt, and a cardigan or sweater will be comfortable. Sometimes light winter clothes are necessary.
JunA long-sleeved shirt, and a light cardigan or sweater will be comfortable.
Jul
Aug
Sometimes a T-shirt, short-sleeved shirt. But sometimes a long-sleeved shirt, light cardigan, sweater are necessary.
SepA long-sleeved shirt, and a light cardigan or sweater will be comfortable.
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.
DecIt is cold enough to wear a coat, you will need winter clothes. Sometimes you will need gloves and a warm hat.

Monthly average temperature in Seattle

Low : Average low temperature, High : Average high temperature

Dressing For The Weather In Seattle

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Apart from the peak summer season, Seattle is pleasant during springtime. The beautiful cherry trees are a sight to behold. Especially the stunning yoshino cherry trees located on the University of Washington campus known as the 'quad'. Regardless of the season, the city has plenty to do, which means you have many opportunities to make use of your wardrobe whether it's casual, elegant, youngish, voguish, or whatever. It's been said that the only way to deal with Seattle weather is to dress in layers. For example, in summer or even spring, layered clothing might include a hoodie and t-shirt, or a light sweater and shirt with a nice scarf. With layering, items can be easily peeled off if the weather suddenly changes.

Is Seattle Really the Rainiest City in America?

Seattle gets a bad rap when it comes to rain. Some say it's only a drizzle, others say the days are gloomier than the inside of a dark cave, others say the city receives more rain than most cities in the United States! Yet, Seattle is 44th overall for average rainfall per year (36.2 inches) to be exact. In addition, during winter snow (Seattle has very little in winter) is replaced by rain. So what's going on?

Well, it seems not much. The only thing you can do is gear-up. Rumor has it that Seattle residents stay away from umbrellas like the plague and if seen carrying one, well, you will stick out like a sore thumb. However, rain gear is advised. Rain jackets are Seattleites (name used for Seattle residents) way of conquering the dreaded wet days that so many moan about. Plus, the natives believe that a raincoat is more practical than carrying an umbrella. By the way, if you find yourself in need of quality rain gear check out the REI retail chain in the city, it's known for carrying a broad range of outdoor gear and footwear.

If you like the Grunge look, you know the whole ripped jeans and top off the shoulder look popularized by the grunge music genre and sub-culture during the mid-80s, you will feel right at home in Seattle. Music groups like Pearl Jam and artists like Kurt Cobain were big influences. Luckily, the rain impasse doesn't interfere with the entertainment, concerts, and parties offered around the city.

What to Wear in Seattle

Seattle is a casual town. Let's face it, when people wear cargo shorts to a wedding that's pretty casual! Sweat shirts or hoodies, jeans, scarves for accessorizing an outfit, outdoorsy type clothing is the Emerald City's identifying attire. In addition, the abundance of universities and colleges along with companies that encourage business casual dress means that you can dress in Seattle on the cheap.

Sunny days are rare, but make sure that your closet is full of summer gear to take advantage of the outdoors whenever the sun makes an appearance. T-shirts, shorts, dresses, etc., preferably constructed of natural fibers, will keep you nice and comfy. A decent pair of comfortable shoes like sandals, flip-flops, or even sneakers will come in handy.

Believe it or not, people in Seattle are a health and environmentally conscious bunch. Organic food is popular along with organic fibers like hemp. If you are the eco-friendly type, you will feel right at home wearing an all cotton t-shirt with the words 'The Earth Has Rights Too'.

Overall, Seattle is a metropolis filled with diversity and a down-to-earth populace. Wear what makes you feel good, you'll fit right in. Oh, and don't forget to purchase a pair of cool sunglasses to complete your look!

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

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