Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha? If you're planning to go to Tristan da Cunha, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

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.

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

January

If you vacation in Tristan da Cunha during January, you are likely to find 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Socks

February

February is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts

March

If you are traveling to Tristan da Cunha in March, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear

April

If you are traveling to Tristan da Cunha in April, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks

May

If you go to Tristan da Cunha in May, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks

July

If you vacation in Tristan da Cunha during July, you are likely to find that it is 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

August

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

October

If you vacation in Tristan da Cunha during October, you are likely to find that it is crisp.

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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

November

November here is crisp. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

December

December can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Tristan da Cunha
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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