San Cristobal, Ecuador: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to San Cristobal, Ecuador? If you're planning to go to San Cristobal, below 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 San Cristobal, Ecuador

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

Important essentials for San Cristobal, Ecuador

Here are some general tips on what to wear in San Cristobal, 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 important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for San Cristobal, Ecuador

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around San Cristobal.

    What to wear/what to pack for San Cristobal, Ecuador by month

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    January

    If you are traveling to San Cristobal in January, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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    February

    If you are traveling to San Cristobal in February, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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    March

    March in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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    April

    April here is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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    May

    May in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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    June

    If you go to San Cristobal in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    July

    If you are traveling to San Cristobal in July, you will notice that it is warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    August

    August in San Cristobal is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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    September

    September is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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    October

    October is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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    November

    Traveling to San Cristobal in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    December

    If you are traveling to San Cristobal in December, you will notice that it is warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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