Jacmel, Haiti: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Jacmel, Haiti

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

What to wear/what to pack for Jacmel, Haiti by month

January

January in Jacmel is hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella

February

February in Jacmel is hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

March

Traveling to Jacmel in March, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals

April

If you go to Jacmel in April, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

May

If you are traveling to Jacmel in May, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat

June

If you are traveling to Jacmel in June, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

July

July in Jacmel is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses

August

August in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts

September

September in Jacmel is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts

October

October here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals

November

November in Jacmel is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

December

If you go to Jacmel in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Jacmel, Haiti

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Jacmel

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