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

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Traveling to São Vicente, Cape Verde? If you're planning to go to São Vicente, I have 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 São Vicente, Cape Verde

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

Important essentials for São Vicente, Cape Verde

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

January is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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February

Traveling to São Vicente in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain almost every day. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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March

If you are traveling to São Vicente in March, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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April

In April, São Vicente is a perfect temperature. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for São Vicente, with most of the days of the month having rain.

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May

If you vacation in São Vicente during May, you may notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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June

June in São Vicente is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains almost every day of the month.

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July

If you visit São Vicente during July, you may notice that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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August

If you visit São Vicente during August, you are likely to notice that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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September

If you go to São Vicente in September, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain almost every day. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

October for São Vicente can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains nearly every day this month.

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November

November in São Vicente is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains nearly every day this month.

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December

In December, São Vicente is hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for São Vicente, with most of the days of the month having rain.

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