Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda

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

Important essentials for Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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

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January

In January, Antigua is 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, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is breezy.

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February

February in this region is hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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March

If you vacation in Antigua during March, you are likely to see that it is extremely warm 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.

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April

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

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May

If you are traveling to Antigua in May, you will notice that it is extremely warm, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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June

If you vacation in Antigua during June, you are likely to notice that it is consistently hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 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.

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July

In July, Antigua can be very hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Antigua, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is windy.

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August

In August, Antigua is really hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Antigua, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is breezy.

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September

If you vacation in Antigua during September, you might find that it is really hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 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.

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October

October in Antigua is hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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November

If you visit Antigua during November, you may see that it is extremely warm 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.

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December

December in Antigua is pretty consistently hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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Activities for Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Antigua.

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