Rio Dulce, Guatemala: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Rio Dulce, Guatemala? If you're planning to go to Rio Dulce, 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 Rio Dulce, Guatemala

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

Important essentials for Rio Dulce, Guatemala

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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

  • A vaccine card protector

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Rio Dulce, Guatemala by month

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January

If you go to Rio Dulce in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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February

February here is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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March

If you are traveling to Rio Dulce in March, you will notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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April

April for Rio Dulce can be sweltering and somewhat hazy. 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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May

May here is really hot, somewhat stormy and somewhat 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

If you vacation in Rio Dulce during June, you may see that it is really hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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July

In July, Rio Dulce is extremely hot, very rainy and extremely 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 Rio Dulce, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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August

August in this region is constantly hot, very rainy and extremely stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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September

If you visit Rio Dulce during September, you might see that it is really hot, somewhat rainy and extremely stormy. 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 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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October

If you visit Rio Dulce during October, you will probably find that it is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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November

In November, Rio Dulce is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into 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 Rio Dulce, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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December

If you go to Rio Dulce in December, you will notice that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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Activities for Rio Dulce, Guatemala

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

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