Tunis, Tunisia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tunis, Tunisia? If you're planning to go to Tunis, below is 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 Tunis, Tunisia

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

Important essentials for Tunis, Tunisia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Tunis, Tunisia by month

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January

If you vacation in Tunis during January, you will probably find that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in this region is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost regularly. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Tunis during April, you might find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you go to Tunis in June, you will notice that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you vacation in Tunis during July, you will probably find that it is really hot 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 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August here is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

Traveling to Tunis in September, you will notice that it can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you vacation in Tunis during October, you may find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you visit Tunis during November, you will probably find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Tunis is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are intending to check out the must-see Al-Fateh Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who may enter the building; you should check with the Tunis tourism authority.

If you see the Bardo Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Tunis, Tunisia

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

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