Lomé, Togo: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Lomé, Togo

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

What to wear/what to pack for Lomé, Togo by month

January

January in this region is really hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

February

If you go to Lomé in February, you will notice that it can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Skirts

March

If you visit Lomé during March, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering, somewhat stormy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here can be very hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Lomé during June, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Lomé in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Lomé is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here is really hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Lomé during November, you are likely to find that it is really hot, somewhat stormy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Sunglasses

December

December is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Lomé, Togo

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C
  • A SIM card that works in Lomé
  • Appropriate museum wear

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