Tsumkwe, Namibia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tsumkwe, Namibia? If you're planning to go to Tsumkwe, I 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 Tsumkwe, Namibia

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

Important essentials for Tsumkwe, Namibia

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great 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 Tsumkwe, Namibia

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Tsumkwe.

    What to wear/what to pack for Tsumkwe, Namibia by month

    Already know when you're traveling?

    January

    January in Tsumkwe is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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    February

    February in Tsumkwe is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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    March

    If you vacation in Tsumkwe during March, you are likely to notice that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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    April

    If you vacation in Tsumkwe during April, you might see that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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    May

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

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    June

    If you visit Tsumkwe during June, you are likely to notice 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 40s F (single digits C). There is frost once in a while.

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    July

    If you visit Tsumkwe during July, you might find that it is a perfect temperature 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 40s F (single digits C). There is frost once in a while.

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    August

    If you visit Tsumkwe during August, you may see that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

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    September

    If you vacation in Tsumkwe during September, you will probably find that it can be sweltering 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 high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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    October

    If you go to Tsumkwe in October, you will notice that it is sweltering and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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    November

    November in Tsumkwe can be blisteringly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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    December

    December in Tsumkwe is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

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