Saint Lucia, Saint Lucia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Saint Lucia, Saint Lucia? If you're planning to go to Saint Lucia, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Saint Lucia, Saint Lucia

Based on the climate and weather in Saint Lucia, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Saint Lucia, Saint Lucia by month

January

If you vacation in Saint Lucia during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear

February

In February, Saint Lucia is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Saint Lucia, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear

March

In March, Saint Lucia is hot, somewhat rainy and very hazy. 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Saint Lucia, with several of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

April

If you go to Saint Lucia in April, you will notice that it is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

May

If you go to Saint Lucia in May, you will notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and very hazy. 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:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals

June

In June, Saint Lucia is pretty consistently hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Saint Lucia, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

July for Saint Lucia is extremely warm, very rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts

August

In August, Saint Lucia is constantly hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Saint Lucia, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

September for Saint Lucia is really hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

In October, Saint Lucia is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Saint Lucia, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

November

November is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

December

If you are traveling to Saint Lucia in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Saint Lucia, Saint Lucia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Saint Lucia
  • Pickpocketing is an issue, so wear a money belt or neck pouch

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