Southeast, Botswana: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Southeast, Botswana

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

What to wear/what to pack for Southeast, Botswana by month

January

If you are traveling to Southeast in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

February

If you go to Southeast in February, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Southeast 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May 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:

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

June

June in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Southeast in August, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Southeast is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Southeast, Botswana

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Southeast

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