Lodwar, Kenya: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Lodwar, Kenya

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

What to wear/what to pack for Lodwar, Kenya by month

January

If you go to Lodwar in January, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Lodwar in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light dresses
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Tank tops

March

If you are traveling to Lodwar in March, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Rain coat
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses

April

April in this region is a scorcher. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light shorts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light dresses

May

If you go to Lodwar in May, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Lodwar dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Lodwar in September, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Tank tops
  • Sandals

November

November in Lodwar dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Lodwar in December, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Lodwar, Kenya

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Lodwar

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