Southern Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Southern Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic? If you're planning to go to Southern Dominican Republic, the following is 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 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.

Important essentials 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.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

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

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February

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

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March

If you visit Southern Dominican Republic during March, you may find 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 60 and 70% during the day.

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April

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

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May

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

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June

If you visit Southern Dominican Republic during June, you might notice 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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July

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

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August

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

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September

If you visit Southern Dominican Republic during September, you are likely to see that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

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October

If you go to Southern Dominican Republic in October, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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November

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

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December

If you are traveling to Southern Dominican Republic in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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