Caraz, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Caraz, Peru

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

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

January

Traveling to Caraz in January, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella

February

If you go to Caraz in February, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses

March

If you are traveling to Caraz in March, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella

April

If you are traveling to Caraz in April, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses

May

If you are traveling to Caraz in May, 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 low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

June

June can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

July

If you are traveling to Caraz in July, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain once in a while.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts

August

Traveling to Caraz in August, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

September

September in Caraz is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

October

If you are traveling to Caraz in October, 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 low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks

November

November is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans

December

December is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Caraz, Peru

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and C
  • A SIM card that works in Caraz
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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