Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic

Based on the climate and weather in Dominican Republic, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic by month

January

If you are traveling to Dominican Republic in January, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Dominican Republic is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Dominican Republic in March, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Dominican Republic in April, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

Traveling to Dominican Republic in May, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Dominican Republic in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August for Dominican Republic can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Dominican Republic can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Dominican Republic can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December for Dominican Republic is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic

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

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

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