Santiago de Cuba, Cuba: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Santiago de Cuba, Cuba? If you're planning to go to Santiago de Cuba, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

Based on the climate and weather in Santiago de Cuba, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good kit.


  • 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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What to wear/what to pack for Santiago de Cuba, Cuba by month

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January

If you go to Santiago de Cuba in January, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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February

If you vacation in Santiago de Cuba during February, you might notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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March

March here is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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April

April in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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May

If you vacation in Santiago de Cuba during May, you might notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s 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.

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June

June in Santiago de Cuba is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

July here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

If you go to Santiago de Cuba in August, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

September for Santiago de Cuba is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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October

October here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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November

November in Santiago de Cuba is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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December

If you vacation in Santiago de Cuba during December, you are likely to see that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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