Antsiranana, Madagascar: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Antsiranana, Madagascar? If you're planning to go to Antsiranana, here is 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 Antsiranana, Madagascar

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

Important essentials for Antsiranana, Madagascar

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Antsiranana, 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 an excellent plane-friendly option.

  • (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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection available.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Antsiranana, Madagascar by month

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January

In January, Antsiranana is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Antsiranana, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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February

If you are traveling to Antsiranana in February, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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March

March here is really hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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April

If you vacation in Antsiranana during April, you may see that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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May

If you visit Antsiranana during May, you might notice that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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June

June in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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July

July in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

August for Antsiranana is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

September here is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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October

If you are traveling to Antsiranana in October, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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November

November in this region is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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December

If you are traveling to Antsiranana in December, you will notice that it is extremely hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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