Liwonde National Park, Malawi: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Liwonde National Park, Malawi? If you're planning to go to Liwonde National Park, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Liwonde National Park, Malawi

Based on the climate and weather in Liwonde National Park, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Liwonde National Park, Malawi

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Liwonde National Park, Malawi

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Liwonde National Park.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Liwonde National Park.

    What to wear/what to pack for Liwonde National Park, Malawi by month

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    January

    January in Liwonde National Park is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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    February

    In February, Liwonde National Park is a perfect temperature. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Liwonde National Park, with of the days of the month having rain.

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    March

    March in Liwonde National Park is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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    April

    Traveling to Liwonde National Park in April, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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    May

    May in Liwonde National Park is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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    June

    If you go to Liwonde National Park in June, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    July

    July in Liwonde National Park is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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    August

    If you visit Liwonde National Park during August, you may find that it is warm 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 50s F (low 10s C).

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    September

    If you are traveling to Liwonde National Park in September, you will notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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    October

    If you visit Liwonde National Park during October, you might see that it is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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    November

    If you go to Liwonde National Park in November, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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    December

    December is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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