Puerto San José, Guatemala: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Puerto San José, Guatemala? If you're planning to go to Puerto San José, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Puerto San José, Guatemala

Based on the climate and weather in Puerto San José, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

Important essentials for Puerto San José, Guatemala

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • Travel insurance

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • 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 Puerto San José, Guatemala by month

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January

If you visit Puerto San José during January, you might notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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.

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February

If you visit Puerto San José during February, you might see that it is really hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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.

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March

March for Puerto San José is constantly hot, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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April

April in Puerto San José is constantly hot, extremely hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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May

May for Puerto San José is consistently hot, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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June

Traveling to Puerto San José in June, you will notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Puerto San José in July, you will notice that it can be very hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

August for Puerto San José is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

In September, Puerto San José can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Puerto San José, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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October

Traveling to Puerto San José in October, you will notice that it can be very hot and very stormy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you go to Puerto San José in November, you will notice that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

If you visit Puerto San José during December, you might see that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. 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 around 60 during the day.

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Activities for Puerto San José, Guatemala

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Puerto San José.

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