Northern Free State, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Northern Free State, South Africa? If you're planning to go to Northern Free State, here is 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 Northern Free State, South Africa

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

Important essentials for Northern Free State, South Africa

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Northern Free State, South Africa by month

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January

Traveling to Northern Free State in January, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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February

February in Northern Free State is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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March

March in Northern Free State is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (low 20s C).

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April

April in Northern Free State is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost occasionally.

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May

May here is chilly and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. There is frost about half of the time. It rains sometimes.

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June

June in Northern Free State is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost about two thirds of the time.

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July

July for Northern Free State is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost about two thirds of the time.

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August

If you visit Northern Free State during August, you might see that it is chilly and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

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September

September in Northern Free State is mild and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost occasionally.

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October

October in Northern Free State is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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November

In November, Northern Free State is warm. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Northern Free State, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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December

If you vacation in Northern Free State during December, you might find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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Activities for Northern Free State, South Africa

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Northern Free State.

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