Bandiagara, Mali: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bandiagara, Mali? If you're planning to go to Bandiagara, this article contains 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 Bandiagara, Mali

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

Important essentials for Bandiagara, Mali

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Bandiagara, 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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Bandiagara, Mali by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you are traveling to Bandiagara in January, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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February

If you are traveling to Bandiagara in February, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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March

If you go to Bandiagara in March, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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April

If you are traveling to Bandiagara in April, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

If you are traveling to Bandiagara in May, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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June

June can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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July

July is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

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August

If you go to Bandiagara in August, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

Traveling to Bandiagara in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

October in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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November

November in Bandiagara very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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December

If you go to Bandiagara in December, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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