Zeila, Somaliland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Zeila, Somaliland? If you're planning to go to Zeila, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Zeila, Somaliland

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

What to wear/what to pack for Zeila, Somaliland by month

January

January in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts

February

February very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts

March

March for Zeila very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts

April

April for Zeila very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

May

May very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Light shorts
  • Tank tops
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

June

June very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sandals
  • Sarong
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Light skirts

July

Traveling to Zeila in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Light skirts
  • Sarong
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

August

If you are traveling to Zeila in August, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sarong
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Light skirts
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin tank or crop tops

September

If you are traveling to Zeila in September, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Tank tops
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light dresses
  • Skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Light shorts
  • Sandals

October

Traveling to Zeila in October, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

November

Traveling to Zeila in November, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

December

If you go to Zeila in December, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Zeila, Somaliland

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Zeila, 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 Zeila
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders

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