San Miguel, Guatemala: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to San Miguel, Guatemala? If you're planning to go to San Miguel, this 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 Miguel, Guatemala

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

Important essentials for San Miguel, Guatemala

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for San Miguel, Guatemala by month

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January

If you are traveling to San Miguel in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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February

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

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March

Traveling to San Miguel in March, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

April here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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May

May is sizzling and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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June

If you are traveling to San Miguel in June, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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July

July in San Miguel is consistently hot, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you vacation in San Miguel during August, you might notice that it can be very hot, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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 most days.

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September

September in San Miguel is extremely hot, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

If you go to San Miguel in October, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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November

If you vacation in San Miguel during November, you will probably see that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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December

December in San Miguel is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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Activities for San Miguel, Guatemala

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

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