Kaieteur National Park, Guyana: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Kaieteur National Park, Guyana? If you're planning to go to Kaieteur National Park, 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 Kaieteur National Park, Guyana

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

Important essentials for Kaieteur National Park, Guyana

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Kaieteur National Park, Guyana

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Kaieteur National Park.

If you decide to visit Kaieteur Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

What to wear/what to pack for Kaieteur National Park, Guyana by month

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January

In January, Kaieteur National Park is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Kaieteur National Park, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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February

February can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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March

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

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April

April in Kaieteur National Park is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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May

May in Kaieteur National Park is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 20s C).

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June

If you vacation in Kaieteur National Park during June, you might find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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July

Traveling to Kaieteur National Park in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

In August, Kaieteur National Park is extremely hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Kaieteur National Park, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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September

If you go to Kaieteur National Park 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).

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October

If you visit Kaieteur National Park during October, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s 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.

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November

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

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December

If you visit Kaieteur National Park during December, you are likely to notice that it is consistently 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 about two thirds of the time.

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