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

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Traveling to Cajabamba, Peru? If you're planning to go to Cajabamba, we'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 Cajabamba, Peru

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

Important essentials for Cajabamba, Peru

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities

Cajabamba is at a somewhat high altitude, and could cause problems for some. For that reason, you will want to be constantly hydrated and pack altitude sickness remedies.


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Cajabamba, Peru

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

What to wear/what to pack for Cajabamba, Peru by month

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January

If you are traveling to Cajabamba in January, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

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February

Traveling to Cajabamba in February, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

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March

March in Cajabamba is cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes. It rains about half of the time.

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April

If you go to Cajabamba in April, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

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May

If you go to Cajabamba in May, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost 5-10 days this month.

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June

If you go to Cajabamba in June, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost regularly.

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July

July for Cajabamba dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains sometimes.

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August

Traveling to Cajabamba in August, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost about a third of the time.

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September

If you are traveling to Cajabamba in September, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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October

Traveling to Cajabamba in October, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

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November

Traveling to Cajabamba in November, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

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December

Traveling to Cajabamba in December, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

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