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

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Traveling to Ceibal, Guatemala? If you're planning to go to Ceibal, 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 Ceibal, Guatemala

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

Important essentials for Ceibal, Guatemala

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good 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 Ceibal, Guatemala

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

What to wear/what to pack for Ceibal, Guatemala by month

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January

If you vacation in Ceibal during January, you may notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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February

Traveling to Ceibal in February, you will notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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March

If you vacation in Ceibal during March, you may 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 high 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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April

April can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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May

May in this region is blindingly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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June

June in Ceibal is extremely hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you vacation in Ceibal during July, you will probably find that it is extremely hot, extremely rainy and somewhat 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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August

August here can be sweltering, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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September

September in Ceibal can be sweltering, extremely rainy 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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October

In October, Ceibal is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Ceibal, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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November

If you visit Ceibal during November, you are likely to see that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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December

In December, Ceibal is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Ceibal, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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