Chimbote, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Chimbote, Peru? If you're planning to go to Chimbote, we have 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 Chimbote, Peru

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

Important essentials for Chimbote, Peru

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.

  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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

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January

If you go to Chimbote in January, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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February

If you are traveling to Chimbote in February, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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March

March for Chimbote is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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April

April in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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May

If you vacation in Chimbote during May, you might notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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June

June in Chimbote is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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July

If you vacation in Chimbote during July, you may notice that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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August

August is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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September

If you vacation in Chimbote during September, you will probably find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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October

If you vacation in Chimbote during October, you might find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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November

November in Chimbote is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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December

If you go to Chimbote in December, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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Activities for Chimbote, Peru

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

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