Tarapoto, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Tarapoto, Peru

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

What to wear/what to pack for Tarapoto, Peru by month

January

January in Tarapoto can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Tarapoto is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Tarapoto during March, you are likely to find 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Tarapoto in June, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Tarapoto in August, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Tarapoto in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Tarapoto can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Tarapoto, Peru

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and C
  • A SIM card that works in Tarapoto

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