Bosaso, Somalia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bosaso, Somalia? If you're planning to go to Bosaso, we have 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 Bosaso, Somalia

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

Important essentials for Bosaso, Somalia

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • N95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • 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).

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Bosaso, Somalia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

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

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February

February here very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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March

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

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April

Traveling to Bosaso in April, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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May

May in Bosaso dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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June

If you go to Bosaso in June, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

July here can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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August

August here is sizzling. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

September in Bosaso dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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October

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

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November

If you are traveling to Bosaso in November, 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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December

December in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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