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

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Traveling to Aruba, Aruba? If you're planning to go to Aruba, I've got 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 Aruba, Aruba

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

Important essentials for Aruba, Aruba

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Aruba, Aruba

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

What to wear/what to pack for Aruba, Aruba by month

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January

If you vacation in Aruba during January, you may notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. 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.

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February

If you go to Aruba in February, you will notice that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

If you go to Aruba in March, you will notice that it is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

April for Aruba is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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May

May in Aruba can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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June

If you vacation in Aruba during June, you will probably find that it can be sweltering, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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July

In July, Aruba can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 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 Aruba, with several 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

If you vacation in Aruba during August, you are likely to notice that it is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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 around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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September

September here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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October

If you are traveling to Aruba in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Aruba in November, you will notice that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

December in Aruba 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) to 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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