Central Malawi, Malawi: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Central Malawi, Malawi

Based on the climate and weather in Central Malawi, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Central Malawi, Malawi by month

January

January 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 two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses

February

Traveling to Central Malawi in February, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

If you are traveling to Central Malawi in March, 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 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants

April

April is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses

June

Traveling to Central Malawi in June, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses

July

Traveling to Central Malawi in July, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece

August

August in Central Malawi very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

September

Traveling to Central Malawi in September, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants

October

October in Central Malawi 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:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

November

If you are traveling to Central Malawi in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts

December

December in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Central Malawi, Malawi

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Central Malawi

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