Tarapoto, Peru: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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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.

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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 Tarapoto, Peru

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

Important essentials 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.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

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

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February

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

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March

If you visit Tarapoto during March, you are likely to see that it is extremely 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.

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April

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

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May

May for Tarapoto is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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June

June in Tarapoto is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July for Tarapoto can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

If you vacation in Tarapoto during August, you will probably find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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September

If you vacation in Tarapoto during September, you may see that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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October

If you vacation in Tarapoto during October, you might find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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.

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November

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

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December

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

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