Rum Cay, Bahamas: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Rum Cay, Bahamas? If you're planning to go to Rum Cay, here 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 Rum Cay, Bahamas

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

Important essentials for Rum Cay, Bahamas

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • 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).


  • N95 masks

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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Rum Cay, Bahamas by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Rum Cay is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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February

February in this region is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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March

March in Rum Cay is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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April

April here is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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May

Traveling to Rum Cay in May, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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June

June in Rum Cay is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

July for Rum Cay can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

Traveling to Rum Cay in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

If you are traveling to Rum Cay in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

October in Rum Cay is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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November

November in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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December

If you vacation in Rum Cay during December, you may see that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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