Maiduguri, Nigeria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Maiduguri, Nigeria? If you're planning to go to Maiduguri, the following is 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 Maiduguri, Nigeria

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

Important essentials for Maiduguri, Nigeria

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • 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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What to wear/what to pack for Maiduguri, Nigeria by month

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January

If you are traveling to Maiduguri in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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February

If you are traveling to Maiduguri in February, you will notice that it is extremely warm, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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March

March is consistently hot, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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April

April for Maiduguri is blindingly hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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May

If you vacation in Maiduguri during May, you are likely to notice that it can be excruciatingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 80s F (high 20s C). Humidity is generally around 30 during the day.

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June

If you are traveling to Maiduguri in June, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you vacation in Maiduguri during July, you will probably find 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day.

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August

If you go to Maiduguri in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

If you vacation in Maiduguri during September, you may see that it is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 50 and 60% during the day.

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October

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

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November

If you visit Maiduguri during November, you may see that it is hot, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no 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). Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

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December

If you visit Maiduguri during December, you may see that it is warm, extremely hazy 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). Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

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