Kwajalein, Marshall Islands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Kwajalein, Marshall Islands

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

What to wear/what to pack for Kwajalein, Marshall Islands by month

January

January in this region is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Kwajalein during February, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Kwajalein during March, you are likely to find that it is frosty and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof boots
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella

April

If you are traveling to Kwajalein in April, you will notice that it can be very hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Kwajalein is extremely hot and extremely rainy. 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 Kwajalein, with most of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Kwajalein in July, you will notice that it is really hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Kwajalein is consistently hot and extremely rainy. 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Kwajalein is constantly hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Kwajalein during November, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot and extremely rainy. 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).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Kwajalein is really hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Kwajalein, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Kwajalein, Marshall Islands

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kwajalein, 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 Kwajalein
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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