Tanji, Gambia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Tanji, Gambia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Tanji, Gambia by month

January

If you vacation in Tanji during January, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm, somewhat hazy 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 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

February

Traveling to Tanji in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

March

If you vacation in Tanji during March, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

April

April can be very hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

May

May in this region is really hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses

June

Traveling to Tanji in June, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

July

July is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage

August

If you visit Tanji during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. 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).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

In September, Tanji can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Tanji, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

October

October in Tanji is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

December

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Tanji, Gambia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Tanji
  • Appropriate museum wear

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