Botswana

Best time to go to, climate and weather Botswana

Best time to go to Botswana

Best time to go to Botswana

The best time to go to Botswana is from january until december, in which you have a pleasant till hot temperature and barely till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Botswana is 33° in december and the lowest is 21° in june.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Botswana or when most rain or snow falls, you can find it quickly below. That way you are well prepared.

Best time to visit and climate Botswana

Climate data from: Gaborone
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
32° 32° 30° 27° 25° 21° 21° 25° 30° 32° 32° 33°
MM
rain
140 mm 66 mm 56 mm 53 mm 10 mm 9 mm 3 mm 1 mm 7 mm 43 mm 89 mm 91 mm
Holiday Botswana

Holiday Botswana

Hotels and apartments in Botswana

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Climate Botswana

Climate Botswana

Climate Botswana per Month
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Botswana there are 4 types of climates prevailing, namely the hot semi-arid climate, hot desert climate, monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate and subtropical highland climate. The average annual temperature for Botswana is 28° degrees and there is 568 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 225 days a year with an average humidity of 49% and an UV-index of 6.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
32° 32° 30° 27° 25° 21° 21° 25° 30° 32° 32° 33°
Night
min °C
23° 23° 21° 18° 15° 10° 12° 18° 22° 23° 25°
MM
rain
140 mm 66 mm 56 mm 53 mm 10 mm 9 mm 3 mm 1 mm 7 mm 43 mm 89 mm 91 mm
Rain
days
20 16 13 9 3 2 2 1 3 10 13 20
Dry
days
11 12 18 21 28 28 29 30 27 21 17 11
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2
Average
UV-index
7 7 7 6 5 5 5 6 7 7 7 7
 

Climate Botswana january

On average, it is maximum 32° in january in Botswana and at least around 23° degrees. In january there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 140 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana february

On average, it is maximum 32° in february in Botswana and at least around 23° degrees. In february there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 66 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana march

On average, it is maximum 30° in march in Botswana and at least around 21° degrees. In march there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 56 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana april

On average, it is maximum 27° in april in Botswana and at least around 18° degrees. In april there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 53 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana may

On average, it is maximum 25° in may in Botswana and at least around 15° degrees. In may there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana june

On average, it is maximum 21° in june in Botswana and at least around 10° degrees. In june there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana july

On average, it is maximum 21° in july in Botswana and at least around 9° degrees. In july there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana august

On average, it is maximum 25° in august in Botswana and at least around 12° degrees. In august there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana september

On average, it is maximum 30° in september in Botswana and at least around 18° degrees. In september there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana october

On average, it is maximum 32° in october in Botswana and at least around 22° degrees. In october there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 43 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana november

On average, it is maximum 32° in november in Botswana and at least around 23° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 89 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana december

On average, it is maximum 33° in december in Botswana and at least around 25° degrees. In december there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 91 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Botswana.

14 day weather forecast Botswana

14 day weather forecast Botswana

The weather for Gaborone in Botswana will be 31° till 30° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or a quite a few rain.

Weather forecast this week
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Fr
19 Apr
Sa
20 Apr
Su
21 Apr
Mo
22 Apr
Tu
23 Apr
We
24 Apr
Th
25 Apr
  Helder hemel Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt Onweer met regen Broken wolken Broken wolken
Max (°C) 31° 31° 31° 27° 23° 25° 29°
Min (°C) 19° 19° 19° 19° 17° 16° 17°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
1.1
mm
7.1
mm
2.9
mm
2.4
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 20% 60% 35% 35%
UV-index
UV-index 8 7 7 2 2 3 6

Weather forecast next week
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Fr
26 Apr
Sa
27 Apr
Su
28 Apr
Mo
29 Apr
Tu
30 Apr
We
1 May
Th
2 May
  Enkele wolken Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel
Max (°C) 29° 29° 30° 30° 30° 30° 28°
Min (°C) 17° 16° 17° 17° 16° 17° 18°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 6 6 6 6 6 6 5
About Botswana

About Botswana

Botswana is in the continental part Afrika and the capital is Gaborone. It is 600.370 km² and has a population of 2.230.905. In terms of area, the country is 2,5x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Botswana you have to use +267 or 00267 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2675012457809 or 002675012457809.

Botswana is in a straight line at 8.840 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 12 hour and 05 min.

Time difference Botswana

Time difference Botswana

In Botswana it is now 17:13 hour in the afternoon on friday 19 april 2019. That is equal to the time in United Kingdom. The time zone of Botswana is Africa/Gaborone and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Currency Botswana

Currency Botswana

In Botswana the Botswaanse pula is used to pay.

Exchange rate Botswaanse pula op 19 april 2019

1 Botswaanse pula = € 0,08 euro
100 Botswaanse pula = € 8,04 euro

1 euro = 12,44 Botswaanse pula
100 euro = 1.244,16 Botswaanse pula

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Vaccinations Botswana

Vaccinations Botswana

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Botswana.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis B
  • RabiĆ«s
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)