Mom And Daughter Resort Room
  • On Dec 31, 2009
    Nicole Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    We are from CT and want to have an idea of what to pack.. is it  too cold for swimming and/or the water parks?

    Hi, Nicole!   I do not know your travel dates, but I can tell you that we have traveled to WDW in the middle of "winter" and have everything from high 70's to very cold!   Your best bet is to check with before you leave for your vacation to get a feel for the upcoming weather.   If it is sunny and over 65 degrees, I can guarantee my kids (we are from Cleveland and are used to wind chill temperatures in the winter!) will be hopping in the pool.  All pools on Disney property are outdoors, but heated.  

    However, once the sun goes down, it gets chilly!   So even if the days will be in the 60s and 70s, plan to have jackets for the evenings.   We usually wear mid-weight jackets on the airplane so we can just use those for the parks at nighttime and don't have to pack additional coats. 

    So plan to check the weather forecast and pack a little bit of everything!   Have a great vacation.
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Meet the Panelist: Cathy, Ohio

I am a fundraiser/event planner turned stay at home mom. When I am not running to cheerleading practice or a soccer game with my kids, I enjoy scrapbooking, reading, and of course, planning our next Disney adventure!

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