Zongo, Democratic Republic of the Congo: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Zongo, Democratic Republic of the Congo? If you're planning to go to Zongo, this 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 Zongo, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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

Important essentials for Zongo, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • 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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What to wear/what to pack for Zongo, Democratic Republic of the Congo by month

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January

January here is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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February

If you visit Zongo during February, you may find that it is extremely 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 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

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March

March in Zongo is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

If you vacation in Zongo during April, you are likely to see that it is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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 5-10 days this month.

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May

May in Zongo is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

In June, Zongo is pretty consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Zongo, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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July

If you visit Zongo during July, you might see that it is hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. 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 between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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August

Traveling to Zongo in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot, somewhat rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

In September, Zongo is pretty consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Zongo, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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October

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

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November

November in Zongo is pretty consistently hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

If you visit Zongo during December, you are likely to see that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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