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

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Traveling to Burundi, Burundi? If you're planning to go to Burundi, I 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 Burundi, Burundi

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

Important essentials for Burundi, Burundi

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • Travel insurance

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

  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.

  • 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 to use in crowded airports

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

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • A vaccine card protector

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Burundi, Burundi by month

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January

If you are traveling to Burundi in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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February

In February, Burundi is warm and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Burundi, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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March

In March, Burundi is a perfect temperature and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Burundi, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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April

April here is warm and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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May

If you vacation in Burundi during May, you may notice that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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June

June for Burundi is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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July

If you visit Burundi during July, you might see that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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August

If you go to Burundi in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September in Burundi is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

October in Burundi is a perfect temperature and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (mid 20s C).

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November

In November, Burundi is a perfect temperature and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Burundi, with most of the days of the month having rain.

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December

December in Burundi is a perfect temperature and extremely rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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