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The climate of Kigoma (Tanzania)
Kigoma is a city located in the western part of Tanzania in the vicinity of the border with Burundi. Kigoma is located on Lake Tanganyika, which is one of the deepest lakes in the world. Across the lake the Democratic Republic Congo is situated. Kigoma is located in the Kigoma province of which it also is the capital. Kigoma is an ideal starting point for visiting Gomble Stream National Park and Mahale Mountains National Park. Kigoma has a tropical savannah climate with a distinct dry and a distinct wet period. Daytime temperatures are around 30 degrees Celsius (86.0 degrees Fahrenheit) all year round. Nights are much cooler, during the night temperatures are around 20 degrees Celsius (68.0 degrees Fahrenheit). The rainy period is from November till April.

 

Climate information
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records. They are an average for Kigoma

average
 maximum
temperature (įC)

average
minimum

temperature (įC)
average
hours of sunshine

per
day
average days with precipitation
per month
average
mm
precipitation
per month
average
sea
temperature (įC)
January 28 20 6 20 n/a
February 28 20 6 17 n/a
March 29 20 6 19 n/a
April 29 20 6 20 n/a
May 29 19 8 10 n/a
June 29 18 10 3 n/a
July 29 17 10 3 n/a
August 30 18 9 4 n/a
September 31 20 8 5 n/a
October 30 20 7 12 n/a
November 28 20 6 21 n/a
December 28 20 5 21 n/a
= 0-5 mm ● = 6-30 mm ● = 31-60 mm ● = 61-100 mm ● = 101-200 mm ● = over 200 mm
= 0-0.2 inches ● = 0.2-1.2 inches ● = 1.2-2.4 inches ● = 2.5-4 inches ● = 4.1-8 inches ● = over 8 inches

More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather, extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate information for each month of the year:
 

chance of
(very) hot

weather

chance of
(very) cool
weather
chance of
long-term

precipitation
chance of
hurricanes
(cyclones)
chance of
sunny days

UV-index

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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