Arua, Uganda: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Arua, Uganda? If you're planning to go to Arua, 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 Arua, Uganda

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

Important essentials for Arua, Uganda

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Arua, Uganda

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Arua.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Arua.

What to wear/what to pack for Arua, Uganda by month

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January

January for Arua can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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February

If you are traveling to Arua in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

If you visit Arua during March, you may find 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 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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April

If you go to Arua in April, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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May

If you vacation in Arua during May, you are likely to notice that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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June

If you are traveling to Arua in June, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

Traveling to Arua in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

If you visit Arua during August, you will probably notice that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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September

September in Arua is hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

If you visit Arua during October, you might find that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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November

If you visit Arua during November, you might notice that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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December

If you are traveling to Arua in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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