Holbox, Quintana Roo, Mexico: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Holbox, Quintana Roo, Mexico? If you're planning to go to Holbox, 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 Holbox, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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

Important essentials for Holbox, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Holbox, 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 important to bring 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 Holbox, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Holbox.

    What to wear/what to pack for Holbox, Quintana Roo, Mexico by month

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    January

    If you vacation in Holbox during January, you might notice 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 high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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    February

    If you vacation in Holbox during February, you will probably see that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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    March

    If you are traveling to Holbox in March, you will notice that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    April

    April in Holbox is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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    May

    May in Holbox can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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    June

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

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    July

    If you are traveling to Holbox in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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    August

    August in Holbox is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    September

    September in Holbox can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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    October

    October here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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    November

    November in Holbox is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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    December

    December in this region is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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