Santa Clara, Cuba: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Santa Clara, Cuba? If you're planning to go to Santa Clara, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Santa Clara, Cuba

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

What to wear/what to pack for Santa Clara, Cuba by month

January

Traveling to Santa Clara in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Santa Clara in February, you will notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts

April

April here is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

May in Santa Clara is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses

June

If you vacation in Santa Clara during June, you are likely to find that it can be very hot and somewhat rainy. 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 about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage

July

Traveling to Santa Clara in July, you will notice that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

August

If you vacation in Santa Clara during August, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s 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 regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

September

If you go to Santa Clara in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses

October

If you are traveling to Santa Clara in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

November

November in Santa Clara is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage

December

If you are traveling to Santa Clara in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Santa Clara, Cuba

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B, C and L
  • A SIM card that works in Santa Clara
  • Appropriate museum wear

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