Guatape, Colombia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Guatape, Colombia? If you're planning to go to Guatape, we 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 Guatape, Colombia

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

Important essentials for Guatape, Colombia

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (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


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas 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 good one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Guatape, Colombia by month

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January

In January, Guatape is balmy, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Guatape, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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February

In February, Guatape is mild, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Guatape, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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March

In March, Guatape is mild, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Guatape, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

In April, Guatape is balmy, very rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Guatape, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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May

Traveling to Guatape in May, you will notice that it is balmy, very rainy, very stormy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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June

June is mild, very rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

If you go to Guatape in July, you will notice that it is mild, somewhat rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in this region is mild, very rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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September

If you visit Guatape during September, you might see that it is balmy, very rainy, very stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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October

If you visit Guatape during October, you will probably notice that it is balmy, very rainy, very stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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November

If you go to Guatape in November, you will notice that it is mild, very rainy, very stormy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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December

December in this region is balmy, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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