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, this article contains 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.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great 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 Chimbote, Peru

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

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

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January

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

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February

If you go 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

If you are traveling to Chimbote in March, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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April

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

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May

Traveling to Chimbote in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

If you visit Chimbote during June, you may 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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July

July for Chimbote is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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August

If you are traveling to Chimbote in August, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you vacation in Chimbote during September, you might find that it is balmy. 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 go to Chimbote in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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November

Traveling to Chimbote in November, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

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

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