Are you wondering what could be the best destination for your vacation in East Africa during September? Here is all you need to know before setting foot into this amazing region of the continent. East Africa Safaris in September – This month is known for Mild temperatures and classic dry-season game viewing, making it a popular time to visit East Africa. Generally, September sees temperatures climbing steadily in many safari spots in East Africa and rapidly approaching their annual best. This is the best time to enjoy game viewing in Africa.
Across different East African countries, September safaris are way classical especially when it comes to the game viewing in different safari parks and reserves. The month of September is usually at the end of the dry season and is combined with warmer days making it one of the best months for an African safari. Regardless of what your interest is, September safaris with Acacia Safaris Limited got you covered.
Whether you are planning to do a gorilla trekking safari in Uganda or Rwanda, or witness the great wildebeest migration in Kenya and Tanzania, September is preferably for you. Safaris Across different East African countries during this month will offer you exceptional sightseeing opportunities in different safari parks and reserves, with a guarantee of spotting the African Big Five Animals (lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino).
Daytime Maximum Temperatures – Usually around 28 °C
Nighttime Minimum Temperatures – Usually around 10 °C
Average Water Temperature – Usually 27 °C
Average Amount of Rainfall 30mm
Here are our top recommendations for your safari in East Africa;
With less average rainfall amounts, gorilla trekking safaris in September are way more interesting than you can imagine. The terrain is less slippery and easy to navigate in the thick impenetrable forest of Bwindi in Uganda. Gorilla trekking during September will guarantee you remarkable encounters in the wild and perhaps everlasting memories of Africa.
Tarangire and Katavi
For those yearning to witness the second largest unaltered mammal migration on earth, the Great Wildebeest Migration, Tarangire and Katavi together make a great wildebeest sightseeing experience. With the last of the wildebeest checking out of the popular Serengeti by September, the best spot to spot the mammal grazers is Tarangire and Katavi National Parks.
Despite being infamous and less popular to most travelers to Tanzania, these two National parks offer superb wildebeest sightseeing during September.
Home to the great tuskers! On your safari in East Africa during September, Amboseli National Park is a superb destination for you to enjoy incredible game viewing – especially the famous large numbers of Elephants that roam the park all year round. You could be among the few who are famous for the great tuskers in the mainland of the park, with an incredible backdrop of Kilimanjaro’s cloudy cloak. There is no better place to spot elephants than Amboseli!
Other frequently asked questions
Is September a good month for safari?
September is by far a good month for safaris in Africa. Generally, September sees temperatures climbing steadily in many safari spots in East Africa and rapidly approaching their annual best. This is the best time to enjoy game viewing in Africa.
When should I safari in East Africa?
July to November make a great time for safaris in East Africa, despite the fact that the region can be visited all year round. Usually, between July and November, the region is associated with Mild temperatures and classic dry-season game viewing makes these months a popular time to visit East Africa