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

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Traveling to Central Highlands, Guatemala? If you're planning to go to Central Highlands, 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 Central Highlands, Guatemala

Based on the climate and weather in Central Highlands, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

Important essentials for Central Highlands, Guatemala

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good value.


  • 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 Central Highlands, Guatemala

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

What to wear/what to pack for Central Highlands, Guatemala by month

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January

January in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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February

February is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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March

If you are traveling to Central Highlands in March, you will notice that it is balmy. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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April

April in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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May

May here is warm. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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June

Traveling to Central Highlands in June, you will notice that it is warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Central Highlands in July, you will notice that it is mild. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

August is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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September

September in Central Highlands is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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October

October here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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November

If you go to Central Highlands in November, you will notice that it is balmy. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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December

If you go to Central Highlands in December, you will notice that it is mild. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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