Puerto San José, Guatemala: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Puerto San José, Guatemala? If you're planning to go to Puerto San José, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

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.

What to wear/what to pack for Puerto San José, Guatemala by month

January

If you go to Puerto San José in January, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

February

If you visit Puerto San José during February, you are likely to find 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

March

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts

April

If you are traveling to Puerto San José in April, you will notice that it can be very hot, extremely hazy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Skirts
  • Rain boots

May

May in Puerto San José can be sweltering, 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear

June

June can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage

July

July in this region can be sweltering, 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear

August

August in Puerto San José is constantly hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage

October

October here can be very hot and very stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts

November

If you visit Puerto San José during November, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

December

If you visit Puerto San José during December, you are likely to find 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Puerto San José

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