El Aaiún, Western Sahara: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to El Aaiún, Western Sahara? If you're planning to go to El Aaiún, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 El Aaiún, Western Sahara

Based on the climate and weather in El Aaiún, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for El Aaiún, Western Sahara

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for El Aaiún, Western Sahara

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for El Aaiún.

We also recommend these top tours in and around El Aaiún.

    What to wear/what to pack for El Aaiún, Western Sahara by month

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    January

    If you visit El Aaiún during January, you will probably find that it is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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    February

    If you are traveling to El Aaiún in February, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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    March

    If you are traveling to El Aaiún in March, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    April

    April is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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    May

    If you are traveling to El Aaiún in May, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    June

    Traveling to El Aaiún in June, you will notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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    July

    July for El Aaiún is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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    August

    If you go to El Aaiún in August, you will notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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    September

    If you go to El Aaiún in September, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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    October

    October here 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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    November

    If you visit El Aaiún during November, you might notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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    December

    If you vacation in El Aaiún during December, you might find that it is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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