Costa Norte, Colombia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Costa Norte, Colombia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Costa Norte, Colombia by month

January

If you are traveling to Costa Norte in January, you will notice that it can be sweltering, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

February

February for Costa Norte is really hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts

March

If you are traveling to Costa Norte in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses

April

April can be very hot, very hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

May

May in this region can be very hot, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

June

If you visit Costa Norte during June, you are likely to find that it can be very hot, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

July

July for Costa Norte can be very hot, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you vacation in Costa Norte during August, you are likely to find that it can be very hot, somewhat hazy 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

September

September in Costa Norte is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

October

If you visit Costa Norte during October, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

November

November in this region can be sweltering, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

December

Traveling to Costa Norte in December, you will notice that it is extremely hot, very hazy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sandals

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Costa Norte, Colombia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Costa Norte, 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 Costa Norte

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