Djibouti adapters - What power adapter do I need for Djibouti?

Power adapters for Djibouti

Differing standards and plugs can often be daunting when planning on travelling to another country, especially for the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of standards used in the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need in advance to power your electronics in Djibouti. This page has links to simple instructions demonstrating exactly how to power your devices when staying in Djibouti by using the standard Type E or C 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. You will find power adapters will vary depending on which region you are visiting therefore we recommend reading the power adapters page for a complete list of countries.

What is the best power adapter for Djibouti?

The best power adapter for Djibouti is a Type E power adapter [2] which is suitable for powering any 220 volt appliance or device.

What is the best power adapter for Djibouti?

What is a power adapter for a Djiboutian power outlet?

A power adapter for Djibouti is a small and cheap plastic adapter which permits a Djiboutian power outlet to accept a different type of power plug from an appliance from another country.

Also known as: an electrical adapter, plug adapter, travel adapter, electrical adaptor, mains travel adapter or power adaptor [3].

Will a power adapter convert the voltage in Djibouti?

Power adapters only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 220 volt Djiboutian power outlet and doesn't convert the power to a higher voltage. Should you need to safely use any 100-120 volt device then you will also need a step down power converter along with the correct power adapter.

What does a power adapter for Djibouti do?

A power adapter for Djibouti allows visitors from a different country to use electronic and electrical devices in Djibouti by adapting the shape of the power plug from one shape to another.

Do I need a plug adapter for Djibouti?

This depends on the shape of plug you want to use in Djibouti.

Do I need a power adapter if I'm visiting Djibouti from America?

If you are visiting from the US then you will need to bring a plug adapter for Djibouti because US plugs won't fit into a Djiboutian power outlet, and as the voltage is 220 volts you will also need to use a power converter for Djibouti if your charger or appliance isn't dual voltage which prevents damage or overheating.

  1. - Djibouti country page on
  2. Type E plug adapter - Allows appliances to connect to Type E power outlets without converting voltage.
  3. - power adaptor