Higüey, Dominican Republic: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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

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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 Higüey, Dominican Republic

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

Important essentials for Higüey, Dominican Republic

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Higüey, Dominican Republic

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Higüey.

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

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January

If you visit Higüey during January, you might notice that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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February

February in Higüey is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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March

March in Higüey is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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April

Traveling to Higüey in April, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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May

In May, Higüey is extremely warm. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Higüey, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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June

If you vacation in Higüey during June, you may see that it can be very 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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July

July in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

If you vacation in Higüey during August, you are likely to notice that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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September

In September, Higüey is constantly hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Higüey, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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October

If you visit Higüey during October, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s 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 regularly.

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November

November for Higüey is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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December

December for Higüey is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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