Mpulungu, Zambia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Mpulungu, Zambia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Mpulungu, Zambia by month

January

January for Mpulungu is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella

February

February for Mpulungu is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts

March

March is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

April

April in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

May

Traveling to Mpulungu in May, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Mpulungu in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August for Mpulungu very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Mpulungu in September, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

October in Mpulungu dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

November

Traveling to Mpulungu in November, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat

December

December in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mpulungu, Zambia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Mpulungu

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