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

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

When to go to Chitimba, Malawi

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

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

January

If you go to Chitimba in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

February

February is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

March

If you are traveling to Chitimba in March, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

April

April for Chitimba is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts

May

If you are traveling to Chitimba in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Chitimba in June, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Chitimba in July, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Chitimba very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts

November

November for Chitimba can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat

December

Traveling to Chitimba in December, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

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

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

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