Konso, Ethiopia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Konso, Ethiopia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Konso, Ethiopia by month

January

Traveling to Konso in January, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Konso in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

March

March in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella

April

April in Konso is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear

May

Traveling to Konso in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

June

Traveling to Konso in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella

July

If you go to Konso in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

August

August for Konso is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

September

September in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage

October

If you are traveling to Konso in October, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella

November

Traveling to Konso in November, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

December

If you go to Konso in December, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Konso, Ethiopia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, F and G
  • A SIM card that works in Konso

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