Southern Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Southern Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic

Based on the climate and weather in Southern Dominican Republic, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Southern Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic by month

January

January is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

February

February in Southern Dominican Republic is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

Traveling to Southern Dominican Republic in March, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses

April

If you go to Southern Dominican Republic in April, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

June

June in Southern Dominican Republic is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

July

If you go to Southern Dominican Republic in July, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

August

August in Southern Dominican Republic is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

September

If you are traveling to Southern Dominican Republic in September, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

October

October in Southern Dominican Republic is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

November

November in Southern Dominican Republic is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

December

December for Southern Dominican Republic is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Southern Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B and C
  • A SIM card that works in Southern Dominican Republic

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