Curepipe, Mauritius: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Curepipe, Mauritius? If you're planning to go to Curepipe, this is 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 Curepipe, Mauritius

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

Important essentials for Curepipe, Mauritius

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Curepipe, 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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable card can have 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 useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Curepipe, Mauritius by month

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January

If you go to Curepipe in January, you will notice that it is warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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February

In February, Curepipe is warm and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Curepipe, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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March

If you vacation in Curepipe during March, you are likely to see that it is warm and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 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 most days.

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April

If you visit Curepipe during April, you may see that it is a perfect temperature and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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May

If you go to Curepipe in May, you will notice that it is warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

In June, Curepipe is mild and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Curepipe, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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July

July is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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August

August in Curepipe is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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September

September in Curepipe is mild and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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October

If you visit Curepipe during October, you are likely to notice that it is warm and very rainy. 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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November

November in Curepipe is warm and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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December

If you go to Curepipe in December, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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Activities for Curepipe, Mauritius

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Curepipe.

If you go to Botanic Gardens, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Binoculars

    Like these

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