Solola, Guatemala: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Solola, Guatemala

Based on the climate and weather in Solola, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Solola, Guatemala by month

January

January here is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Solola can be very hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Solola in March, you will notice that it is really hot, extremely hazy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here can be sweltering, extremely hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots

May

May for Solola is constantly hot, somewhat stormy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Solola is extremely hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Solola during July, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Solola during August, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Solola is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Solola, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Solola in October, you will notice that it is hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Solola in November, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Solola during December, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Solola, Guatemala

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

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