This month takes us into Africa’s peak summer period, so you can bank on early sunrises and later sunsets. Which means plenty of daylight for full days of safari adventures. Temperatures are also high in the daytime and mild/cool in the evening. And as it’s the wet season, rain showers can often be expected (although they rarely last long) and you may be lucky enough to witness one of the spectacular thunderstorms. They’re awe-inspiring to watch and often a professional photographer’s dream. Here are some of the best safaris for the month of January: