Mua, Malawi: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Mua, Malawi

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

What to wear/what to pack for Mua, Malawi by month

January

In January, Mua is a perfect temperature, very rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Mua, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Mua in February, you will notice that it is warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Mua during March, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Mua in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Mua is mild and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Mua is balmy, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Mua in August, you will notice that it is balmy, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Mua in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Mua during October, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm, very hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November is extremely warm and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December for Mua is warm, very rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mua, Malawi

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Mua
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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