Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico? If you're planning to go to Chetumal, 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 Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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

Important essentials for Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to take 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 Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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

If you go to The Museum of Mayan Culture, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Chetumal.

What to wear/what to pack for Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico by month

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January

January in Chetumal is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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February

February in Chetumal is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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March

March is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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April

April here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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May

May for Chetumal 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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June

In June, Chetumal is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) and occasionally jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Chetumal, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

July in Chetumal can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

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August

August here is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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September

If you visit Chetumal during September, you will probably find that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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October

If you are traveling to Chetumal in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Chetumal in November, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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December

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

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