October

What's happening in Africa this month?

Botswana

Start of Summer.  Hot days.  Some clouds.  Migratory birds start to return.  Mammals easy to see.   The famous Delta flood has peaked and most tracks are open.

Kenya

Dry season.  Wildlife easy to see around permanent water.  Clouds and rain possible.   Good for migratory birds.  Great migration herds start to return to the eastern sectors of the Serengeti in Tanzania.

Namibia

Start of wet season.  Clouds and rain possible.  Wildlife easier to see at waterholes.

Rwanda

Wet season.  Best for Chimpanzee trekking.

Tanzania

End of dry season.  Clouds and rain possible.  Wildlife possible to see at waterholes.  Higher Malaria risk.  Great Migration herds are mostly in Kenya.

Uganda

Wet season.  Baby mammals.

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.