Tarangire National Park, Tanzania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

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

What to wear/what to pack for Tarangire National Park, Tanzania by month

January

January in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Tarangire National Park in February, 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Tarangire National Park is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Tarangire National Park in April, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

Traveling to Tarangire National Park in May, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Tarangire National Park in July, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Tarangire National Park in October, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December for Tarangire National Park is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tarangire National Park, 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 Tarangire National Park

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