Santo António, São Tomé and Príncipe: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Santo António, São Tomé and Príncipe? If you're planning to go to Santo António, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Santo António, São Tomé and Príncipe

Based on the climate and weather in Santo António, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Santo António, São Tomé and Príncipe by month

January

January in Santo António is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear

February

If you visit Santo António during February, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain boots
  • Shorts

March

If you are traveling to Santo António in March, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

April

April for Santo António is hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

May

If you go to Santo António in May, you will notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain boots
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Light footwear

June

June in Santo António is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

July

July in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Santo António is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Santo António is warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Santo António in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

December

December for Santo António is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Rain boots
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Santo António, São Tomé and Príncipe

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Santo António

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