Kananga, Democratic Republic of the Congo: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Kananga, Democratic Republic of the Congo? If you're planning to go to Kananga, we've got 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 Kananga, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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

Important essentials for Kananga, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kananga, 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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to bring 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 Kananga, Democratic Republic of the Congo by month

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January

January in Kananga is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C).

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February

February in Kananga is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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March

March here can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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April

April in Kananga is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

May in this region can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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June

If you visit Kananga during June, you will probably find that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

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

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August

August in this region can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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September

If you vacation in Kananga during September, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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October

October here is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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November

If you visit Kananga during November, you are likely to notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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December

December in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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