Osogbo, Nigeria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Osogbo, Nigeria

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

What to wear/what to pack for Osogbo, Nigeria by month

January

If you go to Osogbo in January, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Osogbo in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

April

Traveling to Osogbo in April, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

May

May in Osogbo can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat

June

If you are traveling to Osogbo in June, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses

July

If you are traveling to Osogbo in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

August

August in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella

September

September in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage

October

October can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts

November

November dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

December

If you go to Osogbo in December, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Osogbo, Nigeria

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Osogbo
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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