Antigua and Barbuda, Antigua and Barbuda: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Antigua and Barbuda, Antigua and Barbuda

Based on the climate and weather in Antigua and Barbuda, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Antigua and Barbuda, Antigua and Barbuda by month

January

In January, Antigua and Barbuda is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Antigua and Barbuda, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear

February

If you vacation in Antigua and Barbuda during February, you are likely to find that it is hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants

March

If you vacation in Antigua and Barbuda during March, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants

April

If you are traveling to Antigua and Barbuda in April, you will notice that it is extremely warm 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:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat

May

If you visit Antigua and Barbuda during May, you are likely to find that it is hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat

June

June is consistently hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

July here can be very hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear

August

August in this region is constantly hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

September in Antigua and Barbuda is extremely hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals

October

If you go to Antigua and Barbuda in October, you will notice that it is hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat

November

If you vacation in Antigua and Barbuda during November, you are likely to find that it is hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

December

If you visit Antigua and Barbuda during December, you are likely to find that it is hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Antigua and Barbuda, Antigua and Barbuda

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Antigua and Barbuda, 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 Antigua and Barbuda

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