Portmore, Jamaica: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Portmore, Jamaica? If you're planning to go to Portmore, 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 Portmore, Jamaica

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

Important essentials for Portmore, Jamaica

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • 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 can wear out. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Portmore, Jamaica by month

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January

If you vacation in Portmore during January, you might find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 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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February

If you vacation in Portmore during February, you may notice that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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March

March for Portmore is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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April

Traveling to Portmore in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

If you vacation in Portmore during May, you might notice that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 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 about a third of the time.

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June

June in Portmore is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July in Portmore is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Portmore in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

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

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October

October here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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November

November for Portmore is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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December

If you vacation in Portmore during December, you will probably find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 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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Activities for Portmore, Jamaica

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

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