Northern Niger, Niger: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Northern Niger, Niger

Based on the climate and weather in Northern Niger, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Northern Niger, Niger by month

January

January in this region is a perfect temperature, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Northern Niger during February, you are likely to find that it is hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Northern Niger in March, you will notice that it is extremely hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Northern Niger in April, you will notice that it is unbearably hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light dresses
  • Tank tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

May

If you visit Northern Niger during May, you are likely to find that it is scorchingly hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sarong
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Light skirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Extremely light dresses

June

June for Northern Niger can be blisteringly hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sarong
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Light skirts
  • Thin tank or crop tops

July

If you visit Northern Niger during July, you are likely to find that it can be excruciatingly hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sarong
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Light skirts
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

August

If you vacation in Northern Niger during August, you are likely to find that it is unbearably hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sarong
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Light skirts

September

If you vacation in Northern Niger during September, you are likely to find that it is scorchingly hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sarong

October

If you go to Northern Niger in October, you will notice that it is sweltering, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light dresses
  • Skirts
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses

November

Traveling to Northern Niger in November, you will notice that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December is warm, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Northern Niger, Niger

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, D, E and F
  • A SIM card that works in Northern Niger

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