Zululand, South Africa: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Zululand, South Africa

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

What to wear/what to pack for Zululand, South Africa by month

January

Traveling to Zululand in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

February

If you are traveling to Zululand in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals

March

March here is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

Traveling to Zululand in April, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage

May

If you are traveling to Zululand in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

June dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella

July

Traveling to Zululand in July, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses

August

Traveling to Zululand in August, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear

September

September for Zululand is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

October

October in Zululand is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat

November

If you are traveling to Zululand in November, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

December

Traveling to Zululand in December, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Zululand, South Africa

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, M and N
  • A SIM card that works in Zululand

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