Saint Paul, Minnesota

Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
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Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Saint Paul

Climate in Saint Paul:

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Best time to visit Saint Paul:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is a delightful time to visit Minnesota. The weather gradually warms up, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 40s to 60s Fahrenheit (4-21°C). This is an ideal season for outdoor activities such as hiking in state parks, exploring botanical gardens, and visiting the Twin Cities. Spring also brings blooming flowers and the opportunity to enjoy fresh maple syrup.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer is the most popular time to visit Minnesota. The weather is warm and sunny, with daytime temperatures often in the 70s and 80s Fahrenheit (21-30°C). This is the best time for outdoor activities, including boating on the state's numerous lakes, hiking in the North Shore region, and exploring the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Summer is also perfect for attending festivals and enjoying the state's parks.

Fall (September to November):

  • Fall is a beautiful time to visit Minnesota. The weather remains pleasant, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 60s to 70s Fahrenheit (15-26°C). The fall foliage in the state's forests and along the North Shore of Lake Superior turns into vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow, making it ideal for scenic drives, apple picking, and hiking. Fall is also great for attending harvest festivals and experiencing the state's cultural heritage.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Minnesota can be cold, with daytime temperatures often below freezing. Daytime temperatures range from the single digits to the 20s Fahrenheit (-17 to -6°C). However, this season is perfect for winter sports enthusiasts, with opportunities for ice skating, skiing, snowboarding, and ice fishing in areas like the Boundary Waters. The holiday season brings festive events and decorations, including the Holidazzle Parade in Minneapolis.

Note on Minneapolis and St. Paul:

  • The Twin Cities offer a wide range of cultural attractions, restaurants, and entertainment options year-round. Be sure to check the local events calendar for performances, sporting events, and special exhibitions.

Money & Prices

Currency in United States of America:

U.S. dollar (USD)

How expensive is a trip to Saint Paul?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
13.29 USD
Fast food meal:
10.21 USD
Mid-range meal:
33.37 USD
Bottle of water:
1.32 USD
Soft drink:
2.30 USD
Cappuccino:
5.92 USD
Local Beer:
6.23 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
2.31 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.88 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

Day Trips

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General information

United States of America general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 120 V, Frequency: 60 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type A (North American/Japanese 2-pin)
  • Type B (American 3-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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