Benghazi, Libya: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Benghazi, Libya? If you're planning to go to Benghazi, we've got 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 Benghazi, Libya

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

Important essentials for Benghazi, Libya

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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.

  • (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 don't exist 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 plane-friendly option.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Benghazi, Libya by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January for Benghazi is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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February

February for Benghazi is cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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March

If you visit Benghazi during March, you will probably see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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April

If you vacation in Benghazi during April, you will probably notice that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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May

May in Benghazi is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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June

June in Benghazi is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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July

Traveling to Benghazi in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

August is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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September

If you visit Benghazi during September, you might see that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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.

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October

Traveling to Benghazi in October, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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November

November in Benghazi is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

December in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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Activities for Benghazi, Libya

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

If you intend to check out the stunning Benghazi Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

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