Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire? If you're planning to go to Yamoussoukro, this article contains 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 Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire

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

Important essentials for Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire by month

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January

January in Yamoussoukro is really hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

February

If you go to Yamoussoukro in February, you will notice that it is really hot, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

March

If you go to Yamoussoukro in March, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

April

If you visit Yamoussoukro during April, you might notice that it can be sweltering and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

May

If you are traveling to Yamoussoukro in May, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

June

If you visit Yamoussoukro during June, you will probably find that it is extremely warm and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

July

If you visit Yamoussoukro during July, you may find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

August

August is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

September

In September, Yamoussoukro is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) and about half of the time jump into the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Yamoussoukro, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

October

If you are traveling to Yamoussoukro in October, you will notice that it is really hot and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

November

November here can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

December

If you visit Yamoussoukro during December, you will probably notice that it is constantly hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you intend to check out the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

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