Siavonga, Zambia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Siavonga, Zambia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Siavonga, Zambia by month

January

If you are traveling to Siavonga in January, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage

February

February for Siavonga is really hot. 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:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella

March

Traveling to Siavonga in March, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals

April

If you go to Siavonga in April, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

June

If you are traveling to Siavonga in June, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

July

July in Siavonga very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

August

If you are traveling to Siavonga in August, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

September

If you go to Siavonga in September, 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:

  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

October

October very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion

November

Traveling to Siavonga in November, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

December

December here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Siavonga, Zambia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Siavonga

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