Chía, Colombia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Chía, Colombia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Chía, Colombia by month

January

January in Chía is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Chía can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Chía is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Chía in April, you will notice that it is cool and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Chía is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Chía during June, you are likely to find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Chía is relatively cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Chía, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Chía in August, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Chía is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, Chía is crisp and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

In November, Chía can be chilly and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Chía, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Chía is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Chía, Colombia

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

  • Ibuprofen
  • Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor)
  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Chía

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