Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania? If you're planning to go to Ngorongoro Conservation Area, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

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

Important essentials for Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel insurance

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly option.

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What to wear/what to pack for Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania by month

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January

Traveling to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in January, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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February

February in Ngorongoro Conservation Area is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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March

If you are traveling to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in March, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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April

April in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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May

If you are traveling to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in May, you will notice that it is balmy. 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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June

Traveling to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in June, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

July in this region is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

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August

If you go to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in August, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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September

September here is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

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October

October in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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November

If you are traveling to Ngorongoro Conservation Area in November, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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December

December in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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Activities for Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

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