San Andrés, Colombia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to San Andrés, Colombia

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

What to wear/what to pack for San Andrés, Colombia by month

January

If you are traveling to San Andrés in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

February

If you visit San Andrés during February, you are likely to 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

March

If you vacation in San Andrés during March, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts

April

Traveling to San Andrés in April, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

May

May in San Andrés is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

June

If you visit San Andrés during June, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

July

If you go to San Andrés in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella

August

August here is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain boots

September

September in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

October

If you vacation in San Andrés during October, you are likely to find 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

November

If you go to San Andrés in November, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Rain boots

December

December in San Andrés is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for San Andrés, Colombia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in San Andrés, 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 San Andrés

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