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What to pack?? December in Vegas

Tipperary, Ireland
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What to pack?? December in Vegas

Hi all,

We are a 25 year old couple coming to Vegas December 28th for 5 nights from Ireland so obviously we are used to cold weather but were just wondering what to expect in Vegas and perhaps what to pack!


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1. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

Cold nights, probably chilly days, but you never know with the weather.

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2. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

Just check weather.com a few days before you leave and it will tell you what the temps will be. It could be anywhere between 30 and 70 degrees.

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3. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

looking like right now around highs of 57 and lows around 37 sunny-but it ALWAYS feels colder especially when the sun starts setting and it sets early. We will be there about the same time and always bring layers maybe a long sleeve early then a jacket or sweater for later in the afternoon. It seems to be nice and toasty in most casinos- LOVE THIS TIME OF YEAR and you will too!

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4. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

I'm in Vegas right now. It's chilly, but fine for December. Bring a warm jacket, pack a sweater.

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5. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

In terms of clothes, if you are doing the club or high end bar scene, people dress up....

If you are doing 5 star expensive dining, people tend to dress up.....

but if you are doing anything else in general the vibe is casual..

So pack accordingly. Also, I would tend to bring your lighter wear items and a warm coat/jacket/etc. (perhaps not as warm however as you need right now in Ireland). The casinos are generally warm.

Also if your lodging has a heated pool/jacuzzi/etc. bring a swim suit

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6. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

We just got back on Saturday. We found that the days were pleasant, but we still wore a jacket. Evenings were very chilly. Our jackets had to come off as soon as we went into a casino. They keep them very HOT! It was brutal. There were people walking around in shorts and sandals inside due to the heat inside the casinos. I wish there was some way to find a happy medium.

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7. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

Nights can be pretty chilly in Vegas, and can seem more so due to Vegas being pretty windy.

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8. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

Nighttime temperatures heading towards freezing. Daytime temperatures usually warm enough for a light jacket.

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9. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas


jacket/sweater you'll probably find it fairly comfortable.

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10. Re: What to pack?? December in Vegas

Check the forecast b4 going...we were there jan 2-6 last year & it was gorgeous, 60s in day, no wind, i never wore a jacket; but we have been there the wk after Xmas when it snowed... Even last dec for the marathon it was COLD