Kenema, Sierra Leone: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Kenema, Sierra Leone? If you're planning to go to Kenema, I'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 Kenema, Sierra Leone

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

Important essentials for Kenema, Sierra Leone

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Kenema, Sierra Leone by month

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January

January in Kenema very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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February

If you are traveling to Kenema in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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March

Traveling to Kenema in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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April

April in Kenema can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

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May

May here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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June

June is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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July

July for Kenema is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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August

If you are traveling to Kenema in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain almost every day of the month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

September for Kenema is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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October

October in Kenema can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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November

November here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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December

December in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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