Weather, climate and best time to go to Eritrea

Everything you want to know about the weather, climate, time difference, vaccinations and best travel months for Eritrea

Best time to go to Eritrea

Best time to go to Eritrea

The best time to go to Eritrea is from january until march, june and september until december, in which you have a pleasant or warm temperature and barely till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Eritrea is 30° in june and the lowest is 22° in december.

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

Average temperature and rainfall per month for Eritrea
  Max temp Precipchance Precip
Jan 23° 22 mm
Feb 25° 31 mm
Mar 26° 114 mm
Apr 28° 130 mm
May 29° 125 mm
Jun 30° 86 mm
Jul 26° 343 mm
Aug 27° 332 mm
Sep 29° 69 mm
Oct 27° 41 mm
Nov 24° 47 mm
Dec 22° 21 mm
  • No or hardly any rainfall
  • Little rainfall
  • Sometimes rainfall
  • Regular rainfall
  • Often rainfall
  • Almost always rainfall

Want to know more about the climate of Eritrea? Go to the full climate information about Eritrea

Best travel months

What a nice travel month for someone is can vary per type of traveler. That is why we also have the best time to go to Eritrea indicated per type of trip. Do you like warm or cold, sun or snow? Below you will immediately find the most suitable travel months for Eritrea.

Best warm months
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Climate Eritrea

Climate Eritrea

In Eritrea there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical wet and dry or savanna climate, hot semi-arid climate and hot desert climate. The average annual temperature for Eritrea is 26° degrees and there is 1361 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 132 days a year with an average humidity of 53% and an UV-index of 6.

Below you can find the average temperature, rainfall and the number of dry and sunny days for Asmara in Eritrea per month.

  Average
max °C
Average
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
Jan 23° 14° 22 mm 12 19 2 6
Feb 25° 15° 31 mm 10 18 2 6
Mar 26° 17° 114 mm 17 14 2 6
Apr 28° 19° 130 mm 17 13 2 6
May 29° 21° 125 mm 14 17 2 7
Jun 30° 21° 86 mm 13 17 2 6
Jul 26° 19° 343 mm 30 1 3 5
Aug 27° 20° 332 mm 30 1 2 6
Sep 29° 21° 69 mm 12 18 2 6
Oct 27° 19° 41 mm 10 21 2 6
Nov 24° 16° 47 mm 13 17 2 5
Dec 22° 14° 21 mm 13 18 2 5

Climate per month

Weather in january
On average, it is maximum 23° in january in Eritrea and at least around 14° degrees. In january there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Eritrea.

Suitable month for:  road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in february
On average, it is maximum 25° in february in Eritrea and at least around 15° degrees. In february there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Eritrea.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in march
On average, it is maximum 26° in march in Eritrea and at least around 17° degrees. In march there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 114 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Eritrea.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in april
On average, it is maximum 28° in april in Eritrea and at least around 19° degrees. In april there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 130 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Eritrea.

Weather in may
On average, it is maximum 29° in may in Eritrea and at least around 21° degrees. In may there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 125 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Eritrea.

Weather in june
On average, it is maximum 30° in june in Eritrea and at least around 21° degrees. In june there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 86 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Eritrea.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in july
On average, it is maximum 26° in july in Eritrea and at least around 19° degrees. In july there are 30 days of rainfall with a total of 343 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in Eritrea.

Weather in august
On average, it is maximum 27° in august in Eritrea and at least around 20° degrees. In august there are 30 days of rainfall with a total of 332 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in Eritrea.

Weather in september
On average, it is maximum 29° in september in Eritrea and at least around 21° degrees. In september there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 69 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Eritrea.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in october
On average, it is maximum 27° in october in Eritrea and at least around 19° degrees. In october there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Eritrea.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in november
On average, it is maximum 24° in november in Eritrea and at least around 16° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 47 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Eritrea.

Suitable month for:  road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in december
On average, it is maximum 22° in december in Eritrea and at least around 14° degrees. In december there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Eritrea.

Suitable month for:  road trip walking and cycling holiday

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Weather statistics Eritrea

Weather statistics Eritrea

View all weather statistics from Eritrea per month. In our graph you see the temperatures and the amount of rainfall on average in a given month. We also offer a comparison of the average temperatures and rainfall between Eritrea and United Kingdom.




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Weather forecast Eritrea

14 day weather forecast Eritrea

The weather for Asmara in Eritrea will be 27° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or a quite a few rain.

Weather forecast this week
  Tu21 Aug We22 Aug Th23 Aug Fr24 Aug Sa25 Aug Su26 Aug Mo27 Aug
  Broken wolken Betrokken wolken Betrokken wolken Broken wolken Enkele wolken Broken wolken Broken wolken
Max (°C) 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27°
Min (°C) 19° 19° 20° 19° 18° 19° 19°
Rainfall and quantity
Rainfall (%) 15% 10% 30% 25% 25% 30% 30%
Rainfall (mm) 1.1mm 0.7mm 2.3mm 1.8mm 2.3mm 2.8mm 2.4mm
UV-index
UV-index 10 5 4 8 11 9 7
Weather forecast next week
  Tu28 Aug We29 Aug Th30 Aug Fr31 Aug Sa1 Sep Su2 Sep Mo3 Sep
  Light doucheregen Betrokken wolken Betrokken wolken Regen Regen Lichte Regen Regen
Max (°C) 26° 26° 27° 28° 29° 28° 29°
Min (°C) 19° 18° 19° 19° 20° 20° 20°
Rainfall and quantity
Rainfall (%) 55% 40% 20% 65% 70% 70% 65%
Rainfall (mm) 7.4mm 4.3mm 1.5mm 10.7mm 14.6mm 15.4mm 11.2mm
UV-index
UV-index 4 4 7 3 6 5 6
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About Eritrea

About Eritrea

Eritrea is in the continental part Afrika and the capital is Asmara. It is 121.320 km² with 2.234 km of coastline and has a population of 5.068.831. In terms of area, the country is 4x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Eritrea you have to use +291 or 00291 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 +2915012457809 or 002915012457809.


Eritrea is in a straight line at 5.304 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 7 hour and 25 min.

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Time difference Eritrea

Time difference Eritrea

In Eritrea it is now 23:43 hour in the evening on tuesday 21 august 2018. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Eritrea is Africa/Asmera and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

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Vaccinations Eritrea

Vaccinations Eritrea

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Gele koorts
  • 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 Eritrea.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
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Currency Eritrea

Currency Eritrea

In Eritrea the Eritrese nakfa is used to pay.

Exchange rate Eritrese nakfa op
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21 2018

1 Eritrese nakfa = € 0,06 euro
100 Eritrese nakfa = € 5,83 euro

1 euro = 17,16 Eritrese nakfa
100 euro = 1.715,63 Eritrese nakfa

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.

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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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