Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico? If you're planning to go to Monterrey, we've got 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 Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico

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

Important essentials for Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico by month

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January

If you are traveling to Monterrey in January, you will notice that it is balmy, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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February

If you go to Monterrey in February, you will notice that it is warm, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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March

March for Monterrey is extremely warm, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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April

If you are traveling to Monterrey in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

May in Monterrey is consistently hot and very hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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June

June in Monterrey can be excruciatingly hot and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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July

July for Monterrey is blindingly hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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August

August is unbearably hot. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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September

September in this region is consistently hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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October

If you go to Monterrey in October, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Monterrey in November, you will notice that it is warm, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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December

December for Monterrey is balmy, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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Activities for Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico

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

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