Cape Verde, Cape Verde: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Cape Verde, Cape Verde? If you're planning to go to Cape Verde, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Cape Verde, Cape Verde

Based on the climate and weather in Cape Verde, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Cape Verde, Cape Verde by month

January

Traveling to Cape Verde in January, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants

February

February in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

March

If you go to Cape Verde in March, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts

April

April in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

May

If you are traveling to Cape Verde in May, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

June

If you go to Cape Verde in June, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

August

If you are traveling to Cape Verde in August, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

September

Traveling to Cape Verde in September, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

December

If you go to Cape Verde in December, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Cape Verde, Cape Verde

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Cape Verde
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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