Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic? If you're planning to go to Santa Barbara de Samana, we 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 Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic

Based on the climate and weather in Santa Barbara de Samana, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

Important essentials for Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Santa Barbara de Samana, 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 have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent value.


  • 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 Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Santa Barbara de Samana.

What to wear/what to pack for Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic by month

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January

If you visit Santa Barbara de Samana during January, you may see 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 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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February

February in Santa Barbara de Samana can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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March

March in Santa Barbara de Samana is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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April

If you visit Santa Barbara de Samana during April, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot. 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). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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May

May in Santa Barbara de Samana is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

If you vacation in Santa Barbara de Samana during June, you might find that it is constantly hot 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). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day. 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 visit Santa Barbara de Samana during July, you will probably find that it is extremely hot 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). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. 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 Santa Barbara de Samana during August, you will probably see that it is really hot 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). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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September

In September, Santa Barbara de Samana is really hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Santa Barbara de Samana, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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October

If you visit Santa Barbara de Samana during October, you will probably notice that it is really hot. 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). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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November

If you vacation in Santa Barbara de Samana during November, you may notice that it is extremely hot. 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). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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December

December in Santa Barbara de Samana can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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