Georgetown, Guyana: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Georgetown, Guyana? If you're planning to go to Georgetown, the following 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 Georgetown, Guyana

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

Important essentials for Georgetown, Guyana

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Georgetown, Guyana by month

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January

If you visit Georgetown during January, you might see that it is pretty consistently hot. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you visit Georgetown during February, you are likely to notice that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

In March, Georgetown is extremely hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Georgetown, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. Additionally, it is very windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Georgetown is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you vacation in Georgetown during May, you will probably find that it is really hot. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Georgetown is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you go to Georgetown in July, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain almost every day of the month. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Georgetown is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

Traveling to Georgetown in September, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

In October, Georgetown is really hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Georgetown, with several of the days of the month having rain. Additionally, it is very breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

In November, Georgetown is constantly hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Georgetown, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. Additionally, it is windy.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

In December, Georgetown is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Georgetown, with most of the days of the month having rain. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are planning to see the charming St George's Cathedral, it's important to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Guyana, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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