Samoa, Samoa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Samoa, Samoa? If you're planning to go to Samoa, I have 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 Samoa, Samoa

Based on the climate and weather in Samoa, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Samoa, Samoa

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Samoa, Samoa

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

What to wear/what to pack for Samoa, Samoa by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you vacation in Samoa during January, you might notice that it is really hot and very rainy. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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February

In February, Samoa is pretty consistently hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Samoa, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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March

Traveling to Samoa in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

April can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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May

May in this region is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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June

If you visit Samoa during June, you may notice that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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July

If you vacation in Samoa during July, you may notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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August

If you vacation in Samoa during August, you might find that it is pretty consistently hot. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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September

September in Samoa is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

In October, Samoa is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Samoa, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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November

If you are traveling to Samoa in November, you will notice that it can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

If you go to Samoa in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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