Mashonaland, Zimbabwe: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Mashonaland, Zimbabwe

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

What to wear/what to pack for Mashonaland, Zimbabwe by month

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Mashonaland in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Mashonaland is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Mashonaland in May, 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:

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

June

June for Mashonaland very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July for Mashonaland very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Mashonaland very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Mashonaland very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Mashonaland in October, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Mashonaland in November, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Mashonaland is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mashonaland, Zimbabwe

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

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