Kaolack, Senegal: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Kaolack, Senegal

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

What to wear/what to pack for Kaolack, Senegal by month

January

If you go to Kaolack in January, you will notice that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Kaolack in February, you will notice that it is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Kaolack during March, you are likely to find that it is a scorcher and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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
  • Light dresses
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light shorts

April

Traveling to Kaolack in April, you will notice that it is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Kaolack during May, you are likely to find that it is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Kaolack during June, you are likely to find that it is sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is sizzling. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Kaolack is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Kaolack in October, you will notice that it is a scorcher. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Kaolack is a scorcher and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December for Kaolack is consistently 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:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Kaolack, Senegal

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, D, E and K
  • A SIM card that works in Kaolack

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