O.R. Tambo International Airport, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to O.R. Tambo International Airport, South Africa? If you're planning to go to O.R. Tambo International Airport, this article contains some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 O.R. Tambo International Airport, South Africa

Based on the climate and weather in O.R. Tambo International Airport, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for O.R. Tambo International Airport, South Africa

Here are some general tips on what to wear in O.R. Tambo International Airport, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear out. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for O.R. Tambo International Airport, South Africa by month

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January

If you go to O.R. Tambo International Airport in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat stormy. 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 this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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March

March for O.R. Tambo International Airport is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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April

If you are traveling to O.R. Tambo International Airport in April, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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May

May here is cool and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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June

June in O.R. Tambo International Airport is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 30% to 40% range on average.

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July

If you go to O.R. Tambo International Airport in July, you will notice that it is cool and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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August

If you are traveling to O.R. Tambo International Airport in August, you will notice that it is cool and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

If you go to O.R. Tambo International Airport in September, you will notice that it is mild and very dry. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you vacation in O.R. Tambo International Airport during October, you will probably find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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November

If you are traveling to O.R. Tambo International Airport in November, you will notice that it is warm and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

If you vacation in O.R. Tambo International Airport during December, you might see that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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