Chimbote, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

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.

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

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

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

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

March

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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants

April

April here is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

If you visit Chimbote during May, you are likely to find 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

June

If you vacation in Chimbote during June, you are likely to find 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 low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear

August

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long skirts

September

September for Chimbote is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece

November

If you vacation in Chimbote during November, you are likely to find 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

December

December in Chimbote is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and C
  • A SIM card that works in Chimbote

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