El Kef, Tunisia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to El Kef, Tunisia

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

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

January

If you visit El Kef during January, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly. There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat

February

If you are traveling to El Kef in February, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat

March

March in El Kef is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses

April

April in El Kef is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat

May

If you are traveling to El Kef in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit El Kef during July, you are likely to find that it can be excruciatingly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Light shorts
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses

August

Traveling to El Kef in August, you will notice that it is a scorcher and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light shorts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Light dresses

September

If you are traveling to El Kef in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in El Kef is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in El Kef during November, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly. There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat

December

December in El Kef can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for El Kef, Tunisia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and E
  • A SIM card that works in El Kef
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders

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