The climate of Kagera National Park (Rwanda)
Kagera National Park is a large nature reserve in the eastern part of
Rwanda in the vicinity of the border with Tanzania. The park was named
after the Kagera River which flows through the park. The park consists
of a savannah, a mountainous area and a swamp. Besides almost 500
different bird species the park is inhabited by lions, zebras,
antelopes, hippos, buffalos, leopards, monkeys, impalas, giraffes,
elephants, caribous and warthogs. Kagera National Park has a tropical
climate with two distinct rainy seasons. Summers are dry here. During
the rainy period it may rain for several days in a row. In the higher
regions of the park average temperatures are slightly lower than on
the savannah. Average daytime temperatures are about 25 degrees
Celsius (77.0 degrees Fahrenheit). During the night temperatures are
about 15 degrees Celsius (59.0 degrees Fahrenheit).
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Kagera National Park.
More climate information
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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:
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