Ghanzi, Botswana: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Ghanzi, Botswana

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

What to wear/what to pack for Ghanzi, Botswana by month

January

If you visit Ghanzi during January, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Ghanzi during March, you are likely to find that it can be very hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in this region is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Ghanzi is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Ghanzi in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Ghanzi is warm and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens

August

If you are traveling to Ghanzi 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Ghanzi in September, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Ghanzi during November, you are likely to find that it is a scorcher.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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:

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

December

December in Ghanzi is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Ghanzi, Botswana

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Ghanzi

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