Americans living in or visiting Tanzania are encouraged to register at the Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Msasani and obtain updated information on travel and security within Tanzania.
686 Old Bagamoyo Road,
Msasani, Dar es Salaam
Fax: 255-22-229-4970 or 4971
Tanzania lies so close to the equator that seasonal variations in temperature are not extreme. The elevation in the north is such that it doesn't ever get too hot. September-March is a good time to go, but avoid April and May, when the weather is at its rainiest. As you approach the top of Kilimanjaro, temperatures can be well below freezing year-round, especially at night. Many of the northern wildlife reserves are about 10 degrees F/5 degrees C cooler year-round than elsewhere. Take along a heavy sweater and a windbreaker or jacket.
U.S. to Tanzania 011 + 255 + Phone Number. Tanzania to U.S. 000 + 1 + Phone Number.
Tanzania's electrical current is 220/50 (volts/hz).
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