August

What's happening in Africa this month?

Botswana

Best months to visit.  Winter.  No clouds.  Cold mornings.  Mammals easy to see.   The famous Delta flood has peaked and some tracks are impassable.  Negligible Malaria risk.

Kenya

Dry season.  Wildlife easy to see around permanent water.  Clouds and rain unlikely.  Great migration herds continue to arrive from Tanzania.

Namibia

Dry season.  Clouds and rain unlikely.  Cold mornings.  Wildlife easier to see at waterholes.

Rwanda

Dry season.  Best for Gorilla Trekking.

Tanzania

Dry season.  Wildlife easier to see at waterholes.  Lower Malaria risk.  Great Migration herds straddle the Serengti/Masai Mara border.  Game viewing best in Tarangire, Katavi, Selous and Ruaha.

Uganda

Dry season.  Best for Gorilla Trekking.

Zambia

Dry season.  Wildlife easier to see at waterholes.  Clouds and rain unlikely.

Zimbabwe

Dry season.  Wildlife easier to see at waterholes.  Clouds and rain unlikely.