Limpopo, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Limpopo, South Africa

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

What to wear/what to pack for Limpopo, South Africa by month

January

If you visit Limpopo during January, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Limpopo during March, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Limpopo during April, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

Traveling to Limpopo in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans

July

If you are traveling to Limpopo in July, you will notice that it is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts

August

If you visit Limpopo during August, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Limpopo is extremely warm and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Limpopo during October, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Limpopo in November, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Limpopo in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Limpopo, South Africa

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, M and N
  • A SIM card that works in Limpopo
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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