Aguateca, Guatemala: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Aguateca, Guatemala? If you're planning to go to Aguateca, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Aguateca, Guatemala

Based on the climate and weather in Aguateca, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Aguateca, Guatemala by month

January

January here is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals

February

If you are traveling to Aguateca in February, you will notice that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

March

If you vacation in Aguateca during March, you are likely to find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella

April

Traveling to Aguateca in April, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

In May, Aguateca is unbearably hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Aguateca, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Tank tops
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Light dresses
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light shorts

June

June in Aguateca can be sweltering and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

In July, Aguateca can be sweltering, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Aguateca, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts

August

In August, Aguateca can be very hot, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Aguateca, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots

September

September in Aguateca is extremely hot, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts

October

October in Aguateca is extremely hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses

November

November here is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

December

If you are traveling to Aguateca in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Aguateca, Guatemala

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Aguateca, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Aguateca
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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