Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala? If you're planning to go to Pacaya Volcano, 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 Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala

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

Important essentials for Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. An unreadable vaccine 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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala by month

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January

January in Pacaya Volcano is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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February

If you go to Pacaya Volcano in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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March

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

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April

Traveling to Pacaya Volcano in April, you will notice that it is warm and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

May in Pacaya Volcano is warm, somewhat rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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June

June in Pacaya Volcano is warm, extremely rainy and very stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

July in Pacaya Volcano is a perfect temperature, very rainy and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

Traveling to Pacaya Volcano in August, you will notice that it is warm, very rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in Pacaya Volcano is mild, extremely rainy and very stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in this region is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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November

If you vacation in Pacaya Volcano during November, you may see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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December

If you vacation in Pacaya Volcano during December, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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Activities for Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala

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

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