Fish River Canyon Park, Namibia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Fish River Canyon Park, Namibia? If you're planning to go to Fish River Canyon Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Fish River Canyon Park, Namibia

Based on the climate and weather in Fish River Canyon Park, the best time to go is October. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Fish River Canyon Park, Namibia by month

January

If you go to Fish River Canyon Park in January, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Fish River Canyon Park in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Fish River Canyon Park in April, 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:

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

May

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

June

If you are traveling to Fish River Canyon Park in June, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Fish River Canyon Park in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Fish River Canyon Park in August, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Fish River Canyon Park in September, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Fish River Canyon Park very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Fish River Canyon Park very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Fish River Canyon Park, Namibia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Fish River Canyon Park, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and M
  • A SIM card that works in Fish River Canyon Park

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