Luanda, Angola: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Luanda, Angola? If you're planning to go to Luanda, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 Luanda, Angola

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

Important essentials for Luanda, Angola

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Luanda, Angola by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you vacation in Luanda during January, you are likely to see that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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February

If you visit Luanda during February, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

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March

Traveling to Luanda in March, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

If you visit Luanda during April, you may 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 low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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May

Traveling to Luanda in May, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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June

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

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July

July here is a perfect temperature 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 vacation in Luanda during August, you will probably see that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

If you vacation in Luanda during September, you are likely to notice 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 60s F (high 10s C).

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October

If you vacation in Luanda during October, you are likely to see that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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November

November here is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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December

If you vacation in Luanda during December, you are likely to see that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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Activities for Luanda, Angola

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Luanda.

If you are going to see the lovely Igreja do Carmo, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you visit the National Museum of Slavery, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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