Tabora, Tanzania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Tabora, Tanzania

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

What to wear/what to pack for Tabora, Tanzania by month

January

If you visit Tabora during January, you are likely to find that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Tabora during February, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Tabora is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Tabora during June, you are likely to find that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

July

If you go to Tabora in July, you will notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

August

If you go to Tabora in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

September here is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sandals

October

Traveling to Tabora in October, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

November

If you go to Tabora in November, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you vacation in Tabora during December, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Tabora, Tanzania

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tabora, 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 Tabora
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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