Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago

Based on the climate and weather in Trinidad and Tobago, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago by month

January

In January, Trinidad and Tobago is really hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Trinidad and Tobago, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Trinidad and Tobago during February, you are likely to find that it is consistently 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 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

In March, Trinidad and Tobago can be sweltering. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Trinidad and Tobago, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Trinidad and Tobago in May, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Trinidad and Tobago is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Trinidad and Tobago, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Trinidad and Tobago in July, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Trinidad and Tobago is really 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
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts

September

In September, Trinidad and Tobago is constantly hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Trinidad and Tobago, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Trinidad and Tobago during October, you are likely to find that it can be very 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).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Trinidad and Tobago is extremely 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:

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

December

If you are traveling to Trinidad and Tobago in December, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Trinidad and Tobago, 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 Trinidad and Tobago
  • Theft can be a problem, so pack theft protection, including locks for luggage and a money belt or pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear

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