Camagüey, Cuba: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Camagüey, Cuba

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

What to wear/what to pack for Camagüey, Cuba by month

January

January here is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

February

If you go to Camagüey in February, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

March

If you vacation in Camagüey during March, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

If you visit Camagüey during April, you are likely to find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts

May

In May, Camagüey is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Camagüey, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat

June

If you are traveling to Camagüey in June, you will notice that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

July

If you vacation in Camagüey during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage

August

In August, Camagüey is really hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Camagüey, with several of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts

September

September for Camagüey can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts

October

In October, Camagüey can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) and once in a while jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Camagüey, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

November

If you visit Camagüey during November, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear

December

December in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Camagüey, Cuba

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B, C and L
  • A SIM card that works in Camagüey
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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