Cartagena Climate and What to Wear


Cartagena Climate

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Cartagena climate

Most days in Cartagena are hot and humid, with evenings cooled by a refreshing Caribbean Sea breeze.

The temperature and humidity in Cartagena is almost unchanging throughout the entire year, with an average annual temperature of 28°C and humidity of 80%.

Technically the dry seasons runs from December to April, with October and November being the wettest months.

Cartagena Climate

What to wear

Cartagena´s climate is best suited to light, breathable clothing, like summer dresses, thin cotton trousers, sandals and so on. Most Colombians do like to put on their sunday best, so it´s a good idea to have more than just your sandals and beach clothes.


See our article Tierrabomba Island – Cartagena´s Calmest Corner



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