When is the best time to go to Bolama

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The chart above shows the best time of year to visit Bolama, Guinea Bissau. These are based on an analysis of weather averages such as temperature, rainfall and number of hours of sunshine. These ratings are based solely on the climate and do not take into account other factors such as accommodation prices and how busy it is likely to be.

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Bolama weather by month

Please note our recommendations for when to visit Bolama are based solely on the weather and do not take into accounts accommodation prices, how busy it will be and what events are on.

January

Bolama January weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
30°C 1mm 8.3hrs 12.3hrs 25°C

January is a very dry month in Bolama and the temperature is generally hot.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Bolama, with some very good weather at this time of year.

January is in the winter in Bolama and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 33°C (91°F), whilst at night 19°C (66°F) is normal.

On average January is the driest month of the year in Bolama with around 1mm 0 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.3 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in January »

February

Bolama February weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
31°C 1mm 8.8hrs 12.5hrs 24°C

February in Bolama is generally very dry with the temperature being hot.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Bolama, with some extremely good weather at this time of year.

February is in the winter in Bolama and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 34°C (93°F), whilst at night 19°C (67°F) is normal.

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Bolama with around 1mm 0 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.8 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in February »

March

Bolama March weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
31°C 0mm 9hrs 12.8hrs 24°C

The weather in March in Bolama is characteristically hot and very dry.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Bolama, with some inordinately good weather at this time of year.

March is in the spring in Bolama and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 35°C (95°F), whilst at night 21°C (69°F) is normal.

On average March is the 3rd driest month of the year in Bolama with around 0mm 0 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in March »

April

Bolama April weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
31°C 0mm 9hrs 13.1hrs 24°C

Bolama's weather in April is typically very hot and very dry in nature.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Bolama, with some particularly good weather at this time of year.

April is in the spring in Bolama and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 35°C (95°F), whilst at night 21°C (70°F) is normal.

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Bolama with around 0mm 0 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in April »

May

Bolama May weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
31°C 33mm 8.6hrs 13.4hrs 26°C

May is a reasonably dry month in Bolama and the temperature is generally very hot.

It is perhaps a good month to visit Bolama, with some particularly good weather at this time of year.

May is in the spring in Bolama and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 34°C (94°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Bolama with around 33mm 1.3 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 4 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.6 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in May »

June

Bolama June weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 201mm 7.2hrs 12.3hrs 28°C

June in Bolama is generally very wet with the temperature being hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Bolama for your holidays. The weather is often pretty bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

June is in the summer in Bolama and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

On average June is the 6th driest month of the year in Bolama with around 201mm 7.9 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.2 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in June »

July

Bolama July weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
27°C 545mm 5.4hrs 12.5hrs 28°C

July in Bolama is generally very wet with the temperature being hot.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of relatively acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Bolama.

July is in the summer in Bolama and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

On average July is the 6th wettest month of the year in Bolama with around 545mm 21.5 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 19 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.4 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in July »

August

Bolama August weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
27°C 664mm 4.9hrs 12.8hrs 28°C

The weather in August in Bolama is characteristically hot, humid and very wet.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of quite acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Bolama.

August is in the summer in Bolama and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (85°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Bolama with around 664mm 26.1 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 22 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in August »

September

Bolama September weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
27°C 413mm 6.1hrs 13.1hrs 28°C

Bolama's weather in September is typically hot, humid and very wet in nature.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Bolama for your holidays. The weather is often not a good and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

September is in the fall / autumn in Bolama and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (87°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average September is the 4th wettest month of the year in Bolama with around 413mm 16.3 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 19 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.1 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in September »

October

Bolama October weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
28°C 205mm 7.4hrs 13.4hrs 29°C

October is a very wet, humid month in Bolama and the temperature is generally hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Bolama for your holidays. The weather is often pretty bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

October is in the fall / autumn in Bolama and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Bolama with around 205mm 8.1 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.4 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in October »

November

Bolama November weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 38mm 8.4hrs 12.3hrs 29°C

The climate in Bolama during November can be summarized as hot and reasonably dry.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of reasonably acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Bolama.

November is in the fall / autumn in Bolama and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 33°C (91°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.

On average November is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Bolama with around 38mm 1.5 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 2 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.4 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in November »

December

Bolama December weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 4mm 8hrs 12.5hrs 27°C

December in Bolama is generally very dry with the temperature being hot.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Bolama, with some very good weather at this time of year.

December is in the winter in Bolama and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 19°C (66°F) is normal.

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Bolama with around 4mm 0.2 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day.

Bolama weather in December »

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Bolama weather stats

Bolama weather statistics
Hottest month: May 34°C 93.2°F
Driest month: April 0mm 0ins
Sunniest month: March 9hrs
Coldest month: December 31.4°C 88.5°F
Wettest month: August 664mm 26.1ins
Warmest sea: October 28.7°C 83.7°F
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