Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha? If you're planning to go to Tristan da Cunha, we have 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 Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Based on the climate and weather in Tristan da Cunha, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha by month

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January

January in Tristan da Cunha is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

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February

February in Tristan da Cunha is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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March

If you visit Tristan da Cunha during March, you might notice that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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April

If you vacation in Tristan da Cunha during April, you will probably see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

May for Tristan da Cunha is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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June

June in Tristan da Cunha is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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July

If you visit Tristan da Cunha during July, you will probably notice that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

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August

August in Tristan da Cunha can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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September

September in Tristan da Cunha can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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October

October in Tristan da Cunha is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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November

Traveling to Tristan da Cunha in November, you will notice that it can be chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

December for Tristan da Cunha is cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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