Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil? If you're planning to go to Porto Alegre, the following is 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 Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Based on the climate and weather in Porto Alegre, the best time to go is November. See below for details.

Important essentials for Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil by month

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January

January here is consistently hot and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you visit Porto Alegre during February, you may find that it can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March for Porto Alegre is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you go to Porto Alegre in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you vacation in Porto Alegre during May, you may notice that it is balmy and very hazy. 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you vacation in Porto Alegre during June, you may find that it is balmy, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July is mild, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in this region is balmy, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September is mild, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in this region is warm, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you go to Porto Alegre in November, you will notice that it is hot, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

If you go to Porto Alegre in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very hazy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museu de Ciências e Tecnologia da PUC, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

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

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