Lindi, Tanzania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Lindi, Tanzania

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

What to wear/what to pack for Lindi, Tanzania by month

January

If you go to Lindi in January, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Skirts

February

If you are traveling to Lindi in February, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat

March

If you are traveling to Lindi in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella

April

April for Lindi can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals

May

If you go to Lindi in May, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

June

Traveling to Lindi in June, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

July for Lindi dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses

August

August for Lindi dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

September

Traveling to Lindi in September, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

October

If you are traveling to Lindi in October, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

November

November is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage

December

If you are traveling to Lindi in December, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Lindi, Tanzania

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Lindi
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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