San Francisco, Panama: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to San Francisco, Panama

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

What to wear/what to pack for San Francisco, Panama by month

January

January here is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

Traveling to San Francisco in March, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals

August

August for San Francisco is hot. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

October

October in San Francisco is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals

December

December in San Francisco is hot. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for San Francisco, Panama

Here are some general tips on what to wear in San Francisco, 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 Francisco
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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