January

Botswana: Rainy Season, Country is green. Okavango green with only water provided by rain except in the main channels

Ethiopia: Dry. Danakil Depression trips during this month.

Kenya: Dry and somewhat windy on the coast

Malawi: Long rainy season starts. Most lodges close on Lake Malawi. Majete is open year around – low season.

Mozambique: Summer rainfall area. Hot & humid. Gorongosa closed. Possibility of cyclones.

Namibia: Very hot with summer rains in certain places.

Rwanda & Uganda: Hot & dry

Tanzania: Migration spread out over the southern plains. Selous – dry, hot & humid, good for game viewing

Zanzibar: Short rainy season ends & short dry season starts.

Zambia: Water in the Zambezi steadily increasing due to summer rainfall. South Luangwa River floods-only water activities. Lower Zambezi lodges closed

Zimbabwe: Water in the Zambezi steadily increasing due to summer rainfall. Most Mana Pools camps closed.