Costa Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Costa Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico? If you're planning to go to Costa Maya, I 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 Costa Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Based on the climate and weather in Costa Maya, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Costa Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • 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 wear away. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Costa Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico by month

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January

Traveling to Costa Maya in January, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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February

If you go to Costa Maya in February, you will notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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March

If you go to Costa Maya in March, you will notice that it is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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April

If you visit Costa Maya during April, you are likely to notice that it is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

If you are traveling to Costa Maya in May, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

If you go to Costa Maya in June, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

July for Costa Maya can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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August

August in Costa Maya is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

September in Costa Maya is really hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

In October, Costa Maya can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Costa Maya, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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November

Traveling to Costa Maya in November, you will notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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December

If you vacation in Costa Maya during December, you are likely to notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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