Zona Cafetera, Colombia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Zona Cafetera, Colombia? If you're planning to go to Zona Cafetera, this article contains 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 Zona Cafetera, Colombia

Based on the climate and weather in Zona Cafetera, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

Important essentials for Zona Cafetera, Colombia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Zona Cafetera, 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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • 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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General 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 good option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Zona Cafetera, Colombia by month

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January

January in this region is mild, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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February

February in Zona Cafetera is balmy, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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March

If you go to Zona Cafetera in March, you will notice that it is mild, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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April

If you visit Zona Cafetera during April, you might notice that it is balmy, very rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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May

May is balmy, very rainy, very stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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June

June in Zona Cafetera is balmy, very rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

July in Zona Cafetera is balmy, somewhat rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

Traveling to Zona Cafetera in August, you will notice that it is balmy, very rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

In September, Zona Cafetera is balmy, very rainy, very stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Zona Cafetera, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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October

In October, Zona Cafetera is mild, very rainy, very stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Zona Cafetera, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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November

If you vacation in Zona Cafetera during November, you will probably find that it is mild, very rainy, very stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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December

December in Zona Cafetera is mild, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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