Pisco, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Pisco, Peru

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

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

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

February

If you visit Pisco during February, you are likely to find that it is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses

March

Traveling to Pisco in March, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

April

If you go to Pisco in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

May

If you go to Pisco in May, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

Traveling to Pisco in June, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat

July

If you visit Pisco during July, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

August

In August, Pisco is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Pisco, with several of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses

September

In September, Pisco is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Pisco, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

October

October here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts

November

If you vacation in Pisco during November, 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 low 60s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella

December

December here is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Pisco, Peru

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Pisco, 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 Pisco

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