Skeleton Coast National Park, Namibia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Skeleton Coast National Park, Namibia? If you're planning to go to Skeleton Coast National Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Skeleton Coast National Park, Namibia

Based on the climate and weather in Skeleton Coast National Park, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Skeleton Coast National Park, Namibia by month

January

January is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants

February

If you go to Skeleton Coast National Park in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella

March

If you are traveling to Skeleton Coast National Park in March, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

April

April in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

May

May in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

June

If you go to Skeleton Coast National Park in June, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans

July

If you are traveling to Skeleton Coast National Park in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses

August

August for Skeleton Coast National Park very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses

September

September for Skeleton Coast National Park very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Skeleton Coast National Park in October, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

November

November in Skeleton Coast National Park is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses

December

December for Skeleton Coast National Park is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Skeleton Coast National Park, Namibia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and M
  • A SIM card that works in Skeleton Coast National Park

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