Aberdare National Park, Kenya: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Aberdare National Park, Kenya? If you're planning to go to Aberdare National Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Aberdare National Park, Kenya

Based on the climate and weather in Aberdare National Park, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Aberdare National Park, Kenya by month

January

Traveling to Aberdare National Park in January, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage

February

February in Aberdare National Park is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece

March

March in Aberdare National Park is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear

April

If you go to Aberdare National Park in April, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants

May

May for Aberdare National Park is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans

June

June here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Long skirts

July

July for Aberdare National Park is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

August

Traveling to Aberdare National Park in August, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear

September

If you are traveling to Aberdare National Park in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece

October

October here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

November

If you are traveling to Aberdare National Park in November, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses

December

Traveling to Aberdare National Park in December, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Aberdare National Park, Kenya

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Aberdare National Park

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