Mount Longonot National Park, Kenya: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Mount Longonot National Park, Kenya? If you're planning to go to Mount Longonot National Park, 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 Mount Longonot National Park, Kenya

Based on the climate and weather in Mount Longonot National Park, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Mount Longonot National Park, Kenya

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

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What to wear/what to pack for Mount Longonot National Park, Kenya by month

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January

January in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost occasionally. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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February

February is mild. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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March

March in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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April

April is mild. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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May

May in Mount Longonot National Park can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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June

If you are traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in June, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

July is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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August

If you are traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in August, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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September

Traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in September, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

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October

If you go to Mount Longonot National Park in October, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

Traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in November, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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December

If you go to Mount Longonot National Park in December, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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Activities for Mount Longonot National Park, Kenya

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Mount Longonot National Park.

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