Cobán, Guatemala: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Cobán, Guatemala

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

What to wear/what to pack for Cobán, Guatemala by month

January

If you are traveling to Cobán in January, you will notice that it is balmy. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Cobán in March, you will notice that it is balmy. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Cobán in April, you will notice that it is warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Cobán in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July here is warm. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Cobán in August, you will notice that it is warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Cobán in November, you will notice that it is mild. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Cobán is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Cobán, Guatemala

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Cobán
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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