What to Bring to Hawaii Swimsuit. T-Shirts/Tank Tops. Tennis Shoes. Hiking Shoes/Boots, if desired for extreme hikes. Jeans. A light jacket. A hat. Undergarments.
Summer weather with low rainfall levels, along with great festivals make July a great time to visit Hawaii . Though the Hawaiian Islands will have a near peak number of visitors, hotel rates tend to be above average. On the downside, flights tend to be fairly expensive in July .
Generally, the best weather in Hawaii can be experienced in June , July and September. This is when travelers can expect the least amount of rainfall along with warm water temperatures. However, Hawaii has pretty great weather year-round (after all, the Aloha State experiences only two seasons).
Clothing . For the most part, you will want warm weather clothes – shorts and t-shirts or short sleeve shirts, plus a skirt or sundress for ladies. However, many people don’t realize the need for warm layers on Maui .
RESTRICTED OR PROHIBITED ITEMS: Pineapple and bromeliad plants and fruits. Passion fruit plants and seeds. Cruciferous root vegetables (radish, turnip, daikon, horseradish, rutabaga) Corn on the cob. Citrus and pulpy fruits from Florida & Puerto Rico. Taro and dasheen. Coconuts.
For ladies , that means casual skirts, dresses and slacks as well as capri pants and nice (dressier) shorts along with a casual blouse. A light sweater is useful to bring — especially if you are visiting Hawaii in winter months.
Hawaii’s Weather When it’s raining on one side of an island in Hawaii , though, the sun is usually shining on another, a short drive away. However, if the priority is to avoid heavy downpours in traditionally fun-in-the-sun locations such as Waikiki, Poipu, Kona and Kihei, the worst time to go is November through April.
Hawaii Weather in July At this time of year, rain is rare. July is second only to June when it comes to the lowest levels of rainfall .
Read more about the high season and the low season on Hawaii elsewhere on our website. In our opinion, the best time to avoid the crowds and find the cheapest tickets to the Big Island is between mid-April and May and in September and October.
While many vacations are five to seven days long, we recommend staying for at least 10 days to enjoy your Hawaiian vacation. The time change is difficult to adjust to at first and takes about 3 days to get fully acclimated. So, allowing a couple days to get over the jet lag is important.
The best weather in Hawaii is in April , May , September, and October. November to March are the rainiest months, and June through November is hurricane season – though big storms are rare.
A vacation to Maui for one week usually costs around $1,508 for one person. So, a trip to Maui for two people costs around $3,015 for one week . A trip for two weeks for two people costs $6,031 in Maui .
Catching a disease spread through mosquito bites is not a real worry in Hawaii . Mosquitoes in Hawaii do not carry malaria, thank goodness. Malaria is a debilitating fever disease found in most tropical zones in the world. However, mosquitoes in Hawaii carry dengue fever.
Sunblock, insect repellent , sunglasses and a hat are a must. The sun is very intense in Hawaii and you don’t want to ruin your vacation by getting sunburn.