Cochabamba, Bolivia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Cochabamba, Bolivia? If you're planning to go to Cochabamba, 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 Cochabamba, Bolivia

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

Important essentials for Cochabamba, Bolivia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Cochabamba, 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 have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for Cochabamba, Bolivia by month

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January

January here is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost occasionally. It rains about half of the time.

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February

February in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes. It rains about half of the time.

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March

If you go to Cochabamba in March, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

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April

April here is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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May

Traveling to Cochabamba in May, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost about a third of the time.

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June

If you go to Cochabamba in June, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

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July

If you go to Cochabamba in July, you will notice that it is cool. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

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August

Traveling to Cochabamba in August, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost about half of the time.

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September

September for Cochabamba dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains occasionally.

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October

If you go to Cochabamba in October, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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November

November in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost occasionally. It rains about a third of the time.

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December

December is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while. It rains about half of the time.

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