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

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Traveling to Kisangani, Democratic Republic of the Congo? If you're planning to go to Kisangani, here is 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 Kisangani, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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

Important essentials for Kisangani, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

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  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Kisangani, Democratic Republic of the Congo by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

February

February here is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

March

March for Kisangani is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

April

If you visit Kisangani during April, you might see that it is really 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 (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

May

May here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

June

If you visit Kisangani during June, you will probably see that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s 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 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

July

Traveling to Kisangani in July, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

August

August in Kisangani 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 low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

September

September in Kisangani is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

October

If you are traveling to Kisangani in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

November

In November, Kisangani is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Kisangani, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

December

December in Kisangani can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you are going to see the stunning Kisangani Cathedral, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you're planning to visit Boyoma Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

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