Kigali monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Kigali

    Kigali average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Kigali (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 25.4 25.5 25.4 24.7 24.7 25.2 25.8 26.1 25.8 25.5 24.7 24.8
    °F 77.7 77.9 77.7 76.5 76.5 77.4 78.4 78.9 78.4 77.9 76.4 76.7

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Kigali (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 75 102 118 186 107 23 9 35 91 109 140 101
    inches 2.9 4 4.6 7.3 4.2 0.9 0.4 1.4 3.6 4.3 5.5 4
    Rainy days 17 17 20 23 17 6 5 7 13 19 23 20
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Kigali

    Average daily sunshine Kigali
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 5.5 6.2 5.3 5.1 5.3 7.2 7.2 6.1 6.1 5.7 5.3 5.2
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Kigali (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 12.9 13 13.3 13.6 13.4 12.3 11.9 12.8 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.1
    Max °C 25.7 25.8 25.7 25 25 25.6 26.1 26.4 26.1 25.8 25 25.1
    Min °F 55.2 55.4 55.9 56.5 56.1 54.1 53.4 55 55.6 55.8 55.9 55.6
    Max °F 66.7 66.9 67.1 66.7 66.6 66 66.2 67.3 67.3 67.1 66.4 66.4
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Kigali in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 28 28.2 28.9 28.9 27.9 26.6 25.7 25.7 26.2 27 27.6 28
    °F 82.4 82.7 83.9 84.1 82.2 79.8 78.2 78.2 79.2 80.6 81.8 82.4
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Kigali (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 8 7 6 6
    mph 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 4 4 4

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Kigali
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    77% 77% 78% 82% 81% 74% 68% 66% 71% 74% 78% 80%

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Kigali weather stats

Kigali weather statistics
Hottest month: August 26.1°C 79°F
Driest month: July 9mm 0.4ins
Sunniest month: July 7.2hrs
Coldest month: June 25.2°C 77.4°F
Wettest month: April 186mm 7.3ins
Warmest sea: April 28.9°C 84°F
Map showing location of Kigali (-1.94995, 30.05885)

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