TANZANIA


Vaccinations and Travel Tips
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When looking for adventure and beauty, look no further than the East African country of Tanzania. Since gaining its independence on December 9th, 1962, Tanzania has been one of Africa’s most sought-out destinations. This dynamic country offers a range of activities sure to meet the needs of any traveler. Safari enthusiasts can head to the Serengeti or Ruaha National Parks, Mt. Kilimanjaro offers trekkers the opportunity to climb Africa’s highest peak, and Zanzibar delights beach goers and offers a unique spice tours on the island. No matter what your fancy, Tanzania is sure to deliver what you’re looking for.


What shots do I need for Tanzania?

Is Recommended/Required
May Be Recommended/Required
VaccineRecommendedRequired
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Polio
Rabies
Typhoid
Yellow Fever
Consult With Your Passport Health Travel Medicine Expert for Personalized Recommendations!
Many Vaccines are Recommended if you are not up-to-date with routine shots, such as measles/mumps/rubella (MMR) vaccine, diphtheria/pertussis/tetanus (DPT) vaccine, poliovirus vaccine, etc. All vaccination recommendations and other health-related information provided on this website are general in nature. Your exact immunization and medication needs will vary depending on a variety of factors including your personal medical history, vaccination history, current outbreaks and other health risks in your destination country, and the particulars of your travel itinerary. The information on these pages is not intended to replace a visit with your Passport Health Travel Medicine Specialist. Passport Health's clinical staff receive daily updates from multiple, vetted sources to help enable them to provide current, tailored vaccination and health recommendations based on the particular components of your trip.

Yellow Fever Vaccination requirements vary based upon the regulations of your destination country. However, it is important to remember that, regardless of your country of origin, if there is a sudden Yellow Fever outbreak or if you have passed through an endemic area during your travels, documented proof of the vaccine may be required to cross a country's borders.

Tanzania Climate Information

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min Avg Temp77°F
25°C
77°F
25°C
75°F
24°C
73°F
23°C
71°F
22°C
68°F
20°C
66°F
19°C
66°F
19°C
66°F
19°C
69°F
21°C
71°F
22°C
75°F
24°C
Max Avg Temp87°F
31°C
87°F
31°C
87°F
31°C
86°F
30°C
84°F
29°C
84°F
29°C
82°F
28°C
82°F
28°C
82°F
28°C
84°F
29°C
86°F
30°C
87°F
31°C
Humidity78%78%81%83%80%74%74%74%74%74%76%78%
Avg Days of Rain8612191566777911
Average temperatures in Tanzania may vary depending on the region of your stay, so be sure to consider each area you plan to visit and pack clothing and skin and eye protectants that will adequately shield you from the effects of both regular and hazardous weather conditions.