Tortuga, Haiti: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Tortuga, Haiti

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

What to wear/what to pack for Tortuga, Haiti by month

January

If you are traveling to Tortuga in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Tortuga in February, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here is hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Tortuga in June, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Tortuga in July, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Tortuga in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Tortuga is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Tortuga in October, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Tortuga is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Tortuga is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Tortuga, Haiti

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Tortuga
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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