Upolu, Samoa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Upolu, Samoa

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

What to wear/what to pack for Upolu, Samoa by month

January

If you go to Upolu in January, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

February

Traveling to Upolu in February, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

March

March in Upolu is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

April

If you are traveling to Upolu in April, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

May

If you are traveling to Upolu in May, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts

June

June in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

July

If you go to Upolu in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you go to Upolu in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses

September

September in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses

October

If you are traveling to Upolu in October, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts

November

If you go to Upolu in November, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

December

December is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Upolu, Samoa

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types I
  • A SIM card that works in Upolu
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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