Lesotho

Best time to go to, climate and weather Lesotho

Best time to go to Lesotho

Best time to go to Lesotho

The best time to go to Lesotho is from february until may and august until november, in which you have a soft till warm temperature and barely till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Lesotho is 27° in january and the lowest is 14° in june.

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

Climate data from: Maseru
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
27° 26° 25° 21° 18° 14° 14° 17° 22° 24° 25° 27°
MM
rain
164 mm 121 mm 75 mm 45 mm 22 mm 37 mm 22 mm 18 mm 30 mm 108 mm 133 mm 152 mm
Snow
days
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Holiday Lesotho

Holiday Lesotho

Hotels and apartments in Lesotho

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Climate Lesotho

Climate Lesotho

Climate Lesotho per Month
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Lesotho there are 5 types of climates prevailing, namely the cold semi-arid climate, humid subtropical climate, temperate oceanic climate, monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate and subtropical highland climate. The average annual temperature for Lesotho is 22° degrees and there is 927 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 213 days a year with an average humidity of 52% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
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
27° 26° 25° 21° 18° 14° 14° 17° 22° 24° 25° 27°
Night
min °C
20° 19° 17° 13° 13° 16° 18° 20°
MM
rain
164 mm 121 mm 75 mm 45 mm 22 mm 37 mm 22 mm 18 mm 30 mm 108 mm 133 mm 152 mm
Rain
days
18 16 14 10 6 5 4 4 8 12 15 17
Snow
days
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Dry
days
13 12 17 20 25 24 26 26 22 19 15 14
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
6 6 5 4 4 4 3 5 5 6 6 6
 

Climate Lesotho january

On average, it is maximum 27° in january in Lesotho and at least around 20° degrees. In january there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 164 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Lesotho.

Climate Lesotho february

On average, it is maximum 26° in february in Lesotho and at least around 19° degrees. In february there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 121 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Lesotho.

Climate Lesotho march

On average, it is maximum 25° in march in Lesotho and at least around 17° degrees. In march there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 75 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Lesotho.

Climate Lesotho april

On average, it is maximum 21° in april in Lesotho and at least around 13° degrees. In april there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Lesotho.

Climate Lesotho may

On average, it is maximum 18° in may in Lesotho and at least around 9° degrees. In may there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Lesotho.

Climate Lesotho june

On average, it is maximum 14° in june in Lesotho and at least around 4° degrees. In june there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm. The it will be dry 24 days this month in Lesotho and on average, it snows 1 day in june.

Climate Lesotho july

On average, it is maximum 14° in july in Lesotho and at least around 4° degrees. In july there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm. The it will be dry 26 days this month in Lesotho and on average, it snows 1 day in july.

Climate Lesotho august

On average, it is maximum 17° in august in Lesotho and at least around 8° degrees. In august there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm. The it will be dry 26 days this month in Lesotho and on average, it snows 1 day in august.

Climate Lesotho september

On average, it is maximum 22° in september in Lesotho and at least around 13° degrees. In september there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Lesotho.

Climate Lesotho october

On average, it is maximum 24° in october in Lesotho and at least around 16° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 108 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Lesotho.

Climate Lesotho november

On average, it is maximum 25° in november in Lesotho and at least around 18° degrees. In november there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 133 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Lesotho.

Climate Lesotho december

On average, it is maximum 27° in december in Lesotho and at least around 20° degrees. In december there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 152 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Lesotho.

14 day weather forecast Lesotho

14 day weather forecast Lesotho

The weather for Maseru in Lesotho will be 26° till 23° degrees in the next 14 days with a few 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
  Onweer met regen Zware Regen Lichte Regen Zware Regen Zware Regen Lichte Regen Gespreide bewolking
Max (°C) 26° 18° 14° 12° 14° 19° 19°
Min (°C) 12° 11° 10° 10° 11° 10°
Rainfall (mm) 6.4
mm
32.6
mm
16.9
mm
33.6
mm
53.0
mm
20.2
mm
2.4
mm
Rainfall (%) 55% 85% 75% 85% 90% 80% 30%
UV-index
UV-index 7 2 2 2 2 4 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
  Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel Helder hemel
Max (°C) 19° 20° 21° 23° 23° 23° 22°
Min (°C) 10°
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 5 5 5 5
About Lesotho

About Lesotho

Lesotho is in the continental part Afrika and the capital is Maseru. It is 30.355 km² and has a population of 2.233.339. In terms of area, the country is 8x smaller than United Kingdom. If you want to call Lesotho you have to use +266 or 00266 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 +2665012457809 or 002665012457809.

Lesotho is in a straight line at 9.389 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 13 hour.

Time difference Lesotho

Time difference Lesotho

In Lesotho it is now 22:39 hour in the evening on friday 19 april 2019. That is equal to the time in United Kingdom. The time zone of Lesotho is Africa/Maseru and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Currency Lesotho

Currency Lesotho

In Lesotho the Lesothaanse loti is used to pay.

Exchange rate Lesothaanse loti op 19 april 2019

1 Lesothaanse loti = € 0,06 euro
100 Lesothaanse loti = € 5,89 euro

1 euro = 16,99 Lesothaanse loti
100 euro = 1.699,10 Lesothaanse loti

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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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Vaccinations Lesotho

Vaccinations Lesotho

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 Lesotho.

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