Yankari National Park, Nigeria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Yankari National Park, Nigeria? If you're planning to go to Yankari National Park, this article contains some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Yankari National Park, Nigeria

Based on the climate and weather in Yankari National Park, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

Important essentials for Yankari National Park, Nigeria

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel insurance

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


  • 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 Yankari National Park, Nigeria by month

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January

Traveling to Yankari National Park in January, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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February

If you are traveling to Yankari National Park in February, you will notice that it can be sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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March

If you vacation in Yankari National Park during March, you might find that it is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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April

April in Yankari National Park is sizzling. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) to 90s F (mid 30s C).

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May

Traveling to Yankari National Park in May, you will notice that it is sweltering. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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June

June in Yankari National Park can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you go to Yankari National Park in July, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Yankari National Park in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September here is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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October

If you go to Yankari National Park in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

Traveling to Yankari National Park in November, you will notice that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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December

Traveling to Yankari National Park in December, you will notice that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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