St Lucia, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to St Lucia, South Africa? If you're planning to go to St Lucia, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to St Lucia, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in St Lucia, the best time to go is October. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for St Lucia, South Africa by month

January

If you visit St Lucia during January, you are likely to find 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 high 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat

February

If you vacation in St Lucia during February, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear

March

If you vacation in St Lucia during March, you are likely to 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 high 60s 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:

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

April

April here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit St Lucia during May, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for St Lucia is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to St Lucia in July, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in St Lucia is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in St Lucia is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to St Lucia in October, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in St Lucia is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to St Lucia in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for St Lucia, South Africa

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, M and N
  • A SIM card that works in St Lucia

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