Makambako, Tanzania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Makambako, Tanzania

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

What to wear/what to pack for Makambako, Tanzania by month

January

If you go to Makambako in January, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

February

If you are traveling to Makambako in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear

March

Traveling to Makambako in March, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage

April

April here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

May dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

June

June for Makambako very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses

July

If you are traveling to Makambako in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans

August

If you are traveling to Makambako in August, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans

September

Traveling to Makambako in September, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals

October

If you are traveling to Makambako in October, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

November

Traveling to Makambako in November, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

December

Traveling to Makambako in December, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Makambako, Tanzania

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Makambako

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