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

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Traveling to Balboa, Panama? If you're planning to go to Balboa, here 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 Balboa, Panama

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

Important essentials for Balboa, Panama

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • 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 may become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Balboa, Panama by month

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January

If you vacation in Balboa during January, you might find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day.

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February

If you vacation in Balboa during February, you will probably find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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March

If you visit Balboa during March, you may find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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April

If you go to Balboa in April, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

May in Balboa is really hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

June in Balboa can be very hot and very stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

July here is consistently hot and very stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

If you vacation in Balboa during August, you might see that it is extremely hot and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s 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.

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September

September in this region is really hot and very stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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October

October in Balboa is consistently hot and very stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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November

November in Balboa can be very hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

Traveling to Balboa in December, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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Activities for Balboa, Panama

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

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