Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Somalia to Botswana


Are you from Somalia and visiting Botswana? You might want to know if you need a power plug adapter or power converter when traveling from Somalia to Botswana? Check below to see if you need any adapter or converter and which power plugs and power sockets are used in Botswana compared to Somalia.


Power plugs could be the same in some areas of Botswana
Check pictures below.

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No voltage converter needed
Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.

Electricity in Somalia and Botswana

Somalia

In Somalia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C

The voltage is 220V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.

Botswana

In Botswana they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type D
  • Type G
  • Type M

The voltage is 230V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Somalia and Botswana

The power plug types in Somalia (Type C) and Botswana (Type D, Type G, Type M) could be the same in some areas. Unfortunately too many plug types are used. You cannot be sure your power plug from Somalia will fit the sockets in Botswana. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect adapter with the link below.

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Power plug and socket types in Somalia Power plug and socket types in Botswana
Type C Type D, Type G, Type M
Somalia power plug outlet type C
Botswana power plug outlet type D
Botswana power plug outlet type G
Botswana power plug outlet type M

Voltage and frequency used in Somalia and Botswana

The voltage in Somalia (220V/50Hz) and Botswana (230V/50Hz) is the same (or in acceptable range). You do not need an additional voltage converter when you are traveling.

Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.
Voltage converter / Power plug adapter combo

Somalia Botswana
Voltage 220V 230V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz