El Jem, Tunisia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to El Jem, Tunisia? If you're planning to go to El Jem, this article contains 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 El Jem, Tunisia

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

Important essentials for El Jem, Tunisia

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country 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 option.


  • 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 Jem, Tunisia

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

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

    What to wear/what to pack for El Jem, Tunisia by month

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    January

    If you are traveling to El Jem in January, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

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    February

    February for El Jem is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. There is frost occasionally. It rains occasionally.

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    March

    If you visit El Jem during March, you might see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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    April

    If you visit El Jem during April, you may notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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    May

    If you visit El Jem during May, you will probably notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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    June

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

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    July

    If you go to El Jem in July, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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    August

    If you are traveling to El Jem in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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    September

    Traveling to El Jem in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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    October

    If you vacation in El Jem during October, you may find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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    November

    If you visit El Jem during November, you may see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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    December

    December in El Jem is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost once in a while.

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