Kenya

Best time to go to, climate and weather Kenya

Best time to go to Kenya

Best time to go to Kenya

The best time to go to Kenya is from january until march and june until december, in which you have a pleasant or warm temperature and barely till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Kenya is 28° in february and the lowest is 24° in may.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Kenya 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 Kenya

Climate data from: Nairobi
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
26° 28° 28° 26° 24° 24° 24° 24° 26° 26° 25° 25°
MM
rain
44 mm 62 mm 101 mm 217 mm 174 mm 114 mm 64 mm 81 mm 64 mm 102 mm 130 mm 103 mm
Holiday Kenya

Holiday Kenya

Hotels and apartments in Kenya

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Climate Kenya

Climate Kenya

Climate Kenya per Month
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Kenya there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical wet and dry or savanna climate and hot semi-arid climate. The average annual temperature for Kenya is 25° degrees and there is 1255 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 48 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 5.

 
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
26° 28° 28° 26° 24° 24° 24° 24° 26° 26° 25° 25°
Night
min °C
13° 14° 15° 16° 15° 13° 13° 14° 15° 15° 15° 14°
MM
rain
44 mm 62 mm 101 mm 217 mm 174 mm 114 mm 64 mm 81 mm 64 mm 102 mm 130 mm 103 mm
Rain
days
14 14 21 28 30 27 23 25 23 25 28 23
Dry
days
17 14 10 2 1 3 8 6 7 6 2 8
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
5 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
 

Climate Kenya january

On average, it is maximum 26° in january in Kenya and at least around 13° degrees. In january there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya february

On average, it is maximum 28° in february in Kenya and at least around 14° degrees. In february there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 62 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya march

On average, it is maximum 28° in march in Kenya and at least around 15° degrees. In march there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 101 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya april

On average, it is maximum 26° in april in Kenya and at least around 16° degrees. In april there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 217 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya may

On average, it is maximum 24° in may in Kenya and at least around 15° degrees. In may there are 30 days of rainfall with a total of 174 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya june

On average, it is maximum 24° in june in Kenya and at least around 13° degrees. In june there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 114 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya july

On average, it is maximum 24° in july in Kenya and at least around 13° degrees. In july there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 64 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya august

On average, it is maximum 24° in august in Kenya and at least around 14° degrees. In august there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 81 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya september

On average, it is maximum 26° in september in Kenya and at least around 15° degrees. In september there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 64 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya october

On average, it is maximum 26° in october in Kenya and at least around 15° degrees. In october there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 102 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya november

On average, it is maximum 25° in november in Kenya and at least around 15° degrees. In november there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 130 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Kenya.

Climate Kenya december

On average, it is maximum 25° in december in Kenya and at least around 14° degrees. In december there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 103 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Kenya.

14 day weather forecast Kenya

14 day weather forecast Kenya

The weather for Nairobi in Kenya will be 29° till 26° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy 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
  Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Lichte Regen Lichte Regen Lichte Regen Onweer met regen Onweer met regen
Max (°C) 29° 29° 30° 28° 26° 27° 25°
Min (°C) 18° 15° 16° 16° 17° 16° 16°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
1.4
mm
28.7
mm
27.6
mm
27.0
mm
21.7
mm
38.3
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 20% 85% 85% 85% 80% 90%
UV-index
UV-index 11 6 7 4 4 3 3

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
  Zware Regen Onweer met regen Bewolkt Light doucheregen Lichte Regen Lichte Regen Light doucheregen
Max (°C) 23° 25° 25° 26° 23° 22° 26°
Min (°C) 17° 16° 15° 15° 16° 16° 15°
Rainfall (mm) 30.6
mm
6.7
mm
0.8
mm
8.8
mm
24.7
mm
24.3
mm
9.3
mm
Rainfall (%) 85% 55% 15% 65% 85% 85% 65%
UV-index
UV-index 3 3 5 3 3 2 2
About Kenya

About Kenya

Kenya is in the continental part Afrika and the capital is Nairobi. It is 580.367 km² with 536 km of coastline and has a population of 49.699.862. In terms of area, the country is 2,5x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Kenya you have to use +254 or 00254 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 +2545012457809 or 002545012457809.

Kenya is in a straight line at 6.820 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 9 hour and 30 min.

Time difference Kenya

Time difference Kenya

In Kenya it is now 17:41 hour in the afternoon on friday 19 april 2019. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Kenya is Africa/Nairobi and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Currency Kenya

Currency Kenya

In Kenya the Keniaanse shilling is used to pay.

Exchange rate Keniaanse shilling op 19 april 2019

1 Keniaanse shilling = € 0,01 euro
100 Keniaanse shilling = € 0,87 euro

1 euro = 115,31 Keniaanse shilling
100 euro = 11.530,55 Keniaanse shilling

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 Kenya

Vaccinations Kenya

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 Kenya.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • RabiĆ«s
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)