Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico? If you're planning to go to Tijuana, 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 Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

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

Important essentials for Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tijuana, 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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico by month

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January

January in Tijuana is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

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February

If you vacation in Tijuana during February, you may notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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March

March is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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April

April in Tijuana is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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May

If you go to Tijuana in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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June

If you go to Tijuana in June, you will notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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August

August here is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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September

September in this region is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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October

If you visit Tijuana during October, you may notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

November in Tijuana is warm and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

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December

If you are traveling to Tijuana in December, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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