Best time to visit, weather and climate Sal

Best time to visit Sal, Cape Verde

The best time to visit the island of Sal in Cape Verde is from january until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature on Sal is 27°C in september and the lowest is 22°C in february. The weather and climate of Sal is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Sal is an 9,1. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Sal has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Sal or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Sal per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 24°C
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All climate data from Sal
Climate data from: Espargos

Climate Sal

The island Sal has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Sal is 26° degrees and there is about 154 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 288 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 6.


Climate Sal

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 24°C
Night 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 24°C
Precip 0
mm
2
mm
1
mm
1
mm
2
mm
2
mm
3
mm
31
mm
29
mm
10
mm
2
mm
2
mm
Rain
days
1 1 3 3 2 1 3 6 8 3 2 1
Dry
days
30 27 28 27 29 29 28 25 22 28 28 30
Sun hours
per day
9 9 9 9 10 11 8 7 8 9 7 8
Wind force
in Bft
5 5 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 4 4 4
UV-index 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 6
 


Climate Sal january

On average, it is maximum 23° in january on Sal and at least around 22° degrees. In january there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal february

On average, it is maximum 22° in february on Sal and at least around 21° degrees. In february there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal march

On average, it is maximum 22° in march on Sal and at least around 21° degrees. In march there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal april

On average, it is maximum 22° in april on Sal and at least around 21° degrees. In april there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal may

On average, it is maximum 23° in may on Sal and at least around 22° degrees. In may there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal june

On average, it is maximum 23° in june on Sal and at least around 23° degrees. In june there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal july

On average, it is maximum 24° in july on Sal and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal august

On average, it is maximum 26° in august on Sal and at least around 25° degrees. In august there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal september

On average, it is maximum 27° in september on Sal and at least around 26° degrees. In september there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal october

On average, it is maximum 27° in october on Sal and at least around 26° degrees. In october there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal november

On average, it is maximum 26° in november on Sal and at least around 25° degrees. In november there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month on Sal.

Climate Sal december

On average, it is maximum 24° in december on Sal and at least around 24° degrees. In december there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month on Sal.

14 day weather forecast Sal

The weather for Sal in Cape Verde will be around 25° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Sal is based on the weather in Espargos.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
14 Aug
Enkele wolken 25°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 11
Sa
15 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 6
Su
16 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 6
Mo
17 Aug
Enkele wolken 25°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 11
Tu
18 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 24°C 0.1 mm 20% 5m/s 6
We
19 Aug
Bewolkt 25°C 24°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 6
Th
20 Aug
Broken wolken 24°C 24°C 0.1 mm 20% 5m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
21 Aug
Broken wolken 24°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 9
Sa
22 Aug
Broken wolken 24°C 23°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 5
Su
23 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 10
Mo
24 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 25°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 2
Tu
25 Aug
Bewolkt 25°C 25°C 0.1 mm 20% 5m/s 2
We
26 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 24°C 0.2 mm 20% 4m/s 3
Th
27 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 24°C 0.3 mm 10% 2m/s 3

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Sal has 1 airport which you can fly to:

  • Amílcar Cabral International Airport
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About Sal

Sal is an island that belongs to Cape Verde. The capital of Sal is Espargos. It has a total surface of only 216 km² with 965 km of coastline and the population consists of 25.779 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 1128x smaller than United States. If you want to call Sal you have to use +238 or 00238 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 +2385012457809 or 002385012457809.

Sal is in a straight line at 4.360 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 6 hours45.

The coordinates of Sal, Cape Verde are latitude: 16.7323923 en longitude: -22.9310851

The GPS coordinates are N 16° 43' 56.6400" en W 22° 55' 51.9600"

Currency Sal

In Sal the Cape Verde escudo is used to pay.

Exchange rate Cape Verde escudo (CVE) 14 august 2020

1 Cape Verde escudo = 0,01 United States dollar
100 Cape Verde escudo = 1,07 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 93,37 Cape Verde escudo
100 United States dollar = 9.336,70 Cape Verde escudo

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Time difference Sal

On Sal it is now 13:50 o’clock in the afternoon on friday 14 august 2020. That is 3 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Sal is Atlantic/Cape_Verde and the Greenwich time is UTC-01.

Vaccinations Sal

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera

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 on Sal.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
  • ZIKA-virus