Benishangul-Gumaz, Ethiopia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Benishangul-Gumaz, Ethiopia? If you're planning to go to Benishangul-Gumaz, I'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 Benishangul-Gumaz, Ethiopia

Based on the climate and weather in Benishangul-Gumaz, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

Important essentials for Benishangul-Gumaz, Ethiopia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Benishangul-Gumaz, 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.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to 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


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Benishangul-Gumaz, Ethiopia by month

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January

January dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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February

February in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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March

Traveling to Benishangul-Gumaz in March, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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April

Traveling to Benishangul-Gumaz in April, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

May is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

June here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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July

July in Benishangul-Gumaz is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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August

If you go to Benishangul-Gumaz in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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September

September in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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October

If you go to Benishangul-Gumaz in October, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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November

November for Benishangul-Gumaz dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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December

Traveling to Benishangul-Gumaz in December, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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