Bangui, Central African Republic: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Bangui, Central African Republic? If you're planning to go to Bangui, this 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 Bangui, Central African Republic

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

Important essentials for Bangui, Central African Republic

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • 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).


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Bangui, Central African Republic by month

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January

January in Bangui is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you are traveling to Bangui in February, you will notice that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Bangui can be very hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Bangui during April, you are likely to notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you visit Bangui during May, you are likely to notice that it can be very hot and somewhat stormy. 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 around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July is hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you visit Bangui during August, you will probably find that it is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

Traveling to Bangui in September, you will notice that it is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

In October, Bangui is pretty consistently hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Bangui, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you vacation in Bangui during November, you will probably see that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

If you vacation in Bangui during December, you may notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Boganda National Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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