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, we've got 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.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great choice.


  • 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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Activities for Mount Longonot National Park, Kenya

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

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

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January

If you go to Mount Longonot National Park in January, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

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February

February in this region 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 Mount Longonot National Park is mild. 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 balmy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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May

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

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June

If you are traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in June, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in July, you will notice that it is chilly. 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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August

If you are traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in August, you will notice that it is relatively cool. 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

September is crisp. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost occasionally. It rains regularly.

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October

If you are traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in October, you will notice that it is chilly. 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

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

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December

Traveling to Mount Longonot National Park in December, 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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