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What to wear in New York City?

What to wear in New York City? This page provides information on appropriate clothes when you travel to New York.

New York City is a hub of commerce, finance, art, fashion and entertainment, so many tourists come to this city in all seasons. In summer the temperature can go up to 85+ Fahrenheit during the months of July and August. It gets cold in winter from December to February with temperature dropping below freezing.

We will provide you the information on appropriate clothes for the next 5 days and appropriate clothes for each season (and each month) in this city.

  1. 5 Day Clothes Forecast
  2. Clothes for Each Season

5 Day Clothes Forecast

5 day clothes forecast and weather forecast for New York City are as follows. These are updated daily.

New York - May 18(Wednesday)

During the day

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.
But if you are sensitive to heat, a short-sleeved shirt will be good.

At night

A long-sleeved shirt, and a light cardigan or light sweater is necessary.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

broken clouds

Afternoon :

scattered clouds

Night :

overcast clouds

New York - May 19(Thursday)

During the day

A T-shirt and a short-sleeved shirt. And shorts or jeans.
If you feel too warm, take off your shirt.

At night

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.
But if you are sensitive to heat, a short-sleeved shirt will be good.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

overcast clouds

Afternoon :

overcast clouds

Night :

scattered clouds

New York - May 20(Friday)

During the day

A T-shirt or tank top. And shorts or jeans.

At night

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.
But if you are sensitive to heat, a short-sleeved shirt will be good.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

scattered clouds

Afternoon :

broken clouds

Night :

few clouds

New York - May 21(Saturday)

During the day

A T-shirt or tank top, and shorts.
Extremely hot during the day, you should not go out for a long time.

At night

Clothes are the same as daytime.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

few clouds

Afternoon :

scattered clouds

Night :

few clouds

New York - May 22(Sunday)

During the day

A T-shirt or tank top, and shorts.
Extremely hot, you should not go out for a long time.

At night

A T-shirt and a short-sleeved shirt. And shorts or jeans.
If you feel too warm, take off your shirt.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

broken clouds

Afternoon :

clear sky

Night :

light rain

5 Day Clothes Forecast describes the appropriate clothes according to the weather forecast temperature.

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Clothes for Each Season

This section provides information on appropriate clothes for each season and appropriate clothes for each month (Monthly Clothes Forecast). Monthly Clothes Forecast describes the appropriate clothes according to average high/low temperature for each month.

Appropriate Clothes in New York

Summer (June, July and August)
Summer in New York City is hot and humid, and in midsummer temperatures stay hot even through the nights. At times, the rain is accompanied by fierce thunderstorms. A breathable shirt, a T-shirt or a tank top is nice in summer, but it will be a little cooler after the thunderstorm.

Fall (September, October and November)
The air becomes cooler and loses its humidity, fall is a good season to visit New York City. During this season, a long-sleeved shirt, jacket and sweater are necessary. In November, however, temperatures drop down so there are pretty chilly days, you will need a coat depending on the temperature.

Winter (December, January and February)
Winter is cold, with snow and sleet. A coat or down jacket is recommended, and you should also wear gloves and a warm hat.

Spring (March, April and May)
As with fall, spring is also a good season to visit, however, this season is a little chilly. It can be cold in the evenings throughout the spring season. And it rains relatively a lot in April and May. A light coat, jacket or just a sweater may be needed, but by the end of May summer clothes will work well.

Monthly Clothes Forecast

Monthly clothes forecast in New York City is as follows.

monthClothes Forecast
Jan
Feb
Mar
A coat or down jacket, gloves, a warm hat and so on. It is cold, so keep warm enough.
Come March, sometimes a jacket will be comfortable.
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.
Jun
Jul
Aug
A T-shirt, tank top or short-sleeved shirt. Sometimes a long-sleeved shirt is necessary.
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.
Nov
Dec
A coat or down jacket, gloves, a warm hat and scarf.
In November, sometimes a jacket will be comfortable.

Monthly clothes forecast provides information on appropriate clothes according to average high/low temperature for each month.

Monthly average temperature in New York City

Low : Average low temperature, High : Average high temperature

Famous tourist attractions in New York City

  • Times Square
  • Statue of Liberty
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Central Park
  • United Nations
  • Ellis Island

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