Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil? If you're planning to go to Manaus, this is 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 Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

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

Important essentials for Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Manaus, 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 unreliable tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent kit.


  • 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 Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Manaus.

What to wear/what to pack for Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil by month

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January

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

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February

If you go to Manaus in February, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

If you vacation in Manaus during March, you will probably find that it is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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April

If you are traveling to Manaus in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

If you visit Manaus during May, you may find that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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 about half of the time.

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June

In June, Manaus can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Manaus, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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July

In July, Manaus is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Manaus, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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August

August for Manaus can be very hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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September

September in this region can be very hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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October

If you vacation in Manaus during October, you might notice that it can be sweltering and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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November

In November, Manaus is really hot, somewhat rainy, somewhat stormy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Manaus, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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December

In December, Manaus is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Manaus, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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