Gaoua, Burkina Faso: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Gaoua, Burkina Faso? If you're planning to go to Gaoua, we have 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 Gaoua, Burkina Faso

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

Important essentials for Gaoua, Burkina Faso

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Gaoua, Burkina Faso by month

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January

January for Gaoua is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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February

February here is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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March

If you visit Gaoua during March, you will probably find that it is blindingly hot and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day.

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April

April here is blindingly hot, somewhat stormy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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May

May for Gaoua is extremely hot and very stormy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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June

Traveling to Gaoua in June, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

July in Gaoua is hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

Traveling to Gaoua in August, you will notice that it is hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September for Gaoua is constantly hot and very stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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October

If you visit Gaoua during October, you may find that it is really hot, somewhat stormy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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November

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

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December

If you vacation in Gaoua during December, you might find that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

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