Patacancha, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Patacancha, Peru? If you're planning to go to Patacancha, I'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 Patacancha, Peru

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

Important essentials for Patacancha, Peru

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear out. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

General health necessities

Patacancha is at a somewhat high altitude, and could cause problems for some. For that reason, you will want to be constantly hydrated and pack altitude sickness remedies.


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Patacancha, Peru by month

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January

Traveling to Patacancha in January, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost about a third of the time.

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February

In February, Patacancha can be chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Patacancha, with most of the days of the month having rain. There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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March

March for Patacancha is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains about half of the time.

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April

If you vacation in Patacancha during April, you will probably find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet 5-10 days this month. There is frost regularly.

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May

If you go to Patacancha in May, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain or snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost about half of the time.

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June

June in Patacancha is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost about two thirds of the time.

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July

July in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost about two thirds of the time.

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August

August in this region can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost about half of the time. It rains or snows sometimes.

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September

September is crisp. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains or snows about a third of the time.

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October

If you visit Patacancha during October, you are likely to notice that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet 5-10 days this month. There is frost regularly.

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November

If you visit Patacancha during November, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time. There is frost about a third of the time.

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December

December in Patacancha is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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