Santiago, Cape Verde: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Santiago, Cape Verde? If you're planning to go to Santiago, 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 Santiago, Cape Verde

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

Important essentials for Santiago, Cape Verde

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear out. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Santiago, Cape Verde by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you are traveling to Santiago in January, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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February

February for Santiago dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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March

March in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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April

April in Santiago dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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May

May dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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June

If you go to Santiago in June, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

If you go to Santiago in July, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

If you go to Santiago in August, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

September in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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October

October is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

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November

If you are traveling to Santiago in November, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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December

December for Santiago very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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