Puntland, Somalia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Puntland, Somalia? If you're planning to go to Puntland, this article contains 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 Puntland, Somalia

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

Important essentials for Puntland, Somalia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • 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).


  • N95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Puntland, Somalia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

Traveling to Puntland in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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February

February in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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March

March in Puntland is hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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April

If you are traveling to Puntland in April, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

If you are traveling to Puntland in May, you will notice that it is really hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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June

June here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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July

If you are traveling to Puntland in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Puntland in August, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

September in this region is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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October

If you are traveling to Puntland in October, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Puntland in November, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

If you are traveling to Puntland in December, you will notice that it is warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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