Manú National Park, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Manú National Park, Peru? If you're planning to go to Manú National Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Manú National Park, Peru

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

What to wear/what to pack for Manú National Park, Peru by month

January

January in Manú National Park is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

February

If you go to Manú National Park in February, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

March is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

Traveling to Manú National Park in April, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals

May

May is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

June here is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear

July

Traveling to Manú National Park in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses

August

If you go to Manú National Park in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

September

If you go to Manú National Park in September, you will notice that it is 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:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

October

If you go to Manú National Park in October, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

November

November here is extremely warm. 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:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

December

If you are traveling to Manú National Park in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Manú National Park, Peru

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and C
  • A SIM card that works in Manú National Park

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