Tamanrasset, Algeria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tamanrasset, Algeria? If you're planning to go to Tamanrasset, this article contains 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 Tamanrasset, Algeria

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

Important essentials for Tamanrasset, Algeria

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Tamanrasset, Algeria

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Tamanrasset.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Tamanrasset.

    What to wear/what to pack for Tamanrasset, Algeria by month

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    January

    If you visit Tamanrasset during January, you are likely to notice that it is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

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    February

    February is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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    March

    March in this region is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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    April

    If you are traveling to Tamanrasset in April, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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    May

    If you vacation in Tamanrasset during May, you might notice that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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    June

    June can be blisteringly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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    July

    July in this region is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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    August

    If you go to Tamanrasset in August, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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    September

    Traveling to Tamanrasset in September, you will notice that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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    October

    If you go to Tamanrasset in October, 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).

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    November

    If you vacation in Tamanrasset during November, you may see that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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    December

    If you are traveling to Tamanrasset in December, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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