Malabo, Equatorial Guinea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Malabo, Equatorial Guinea? If you're planning to go to Malabo, I've got 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 Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

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

Important essentials for Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Malabo, 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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Malabo, Equatorial Guinea by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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February

February is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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March

March for Malabo is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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April

If you go to Malabo in April, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

May here is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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June

If you are traveling to Malabo in June, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

If you vacation in Malabo during July, you may see that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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August

August in Malabo is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

In September, Malabo can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Malabo, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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October

October here is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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November

November here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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December

Traveling to Malabo in December, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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