Lilongwe
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Best time to visit Lilongwe

The best time to visit Lilongwe in Malawi is from April through November. In this period you have a warm temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Lilongwe is 87°F in October and the lowest is 74°F in June.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather in Lilongwe per month, the monthly temperature or when it rains the most. Monthly averages are based on weather data from the last 30 years.

Climate Lilongwe by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 78 78 78 77 76 74 74 79 84 87 86 83
Precipitation (inch) 69 63 46 11 4 0 1 0 0 4 19 46

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Climate Lilongwe

Lilongwe has a moderate climate. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Lilongwe is 50° degrees and there is about 265 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 187 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate Lilongwe by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 78 78 78 77 76 74 74 79 84 87 86 83
Night temp. (°F) 64 63 62 57 55 52 51 55 60 65 67 66
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 69 63 46 11 4 0 1 0 0 4 19 46
Days with rain 29 26 25 16 8 2 3 1 2 5 13 26
Dry days 2 2 6 14 23 28 28 30 28 26 17 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 8 9 9 7 7 9 10 10 10 11
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 2
UV-index 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6

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Lilongwe weather by month

What is the average Lilongwe weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

Lilongwe weather

The weather for Lilongwe over the next 14 days will be 66°F till 79° with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

5-day weather forecast Lilongwe

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Monday
6 february
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73°F
64°F
9.7 in
4 m/s
Tuesday
7 february
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73°F
63°F
4.8 in
4 m/s
Wednesday
8 february
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73°F
61°F
2.9 in
4 m/s
Thursday
9 february
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79°F
61°F
1.7 in
4 m/s
Friday
10 february
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79°F
64°F
3.2 in
5 m/s

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Lilongwe?

Lilongwe is located in Malawi. It lies in a straight line 7,771 miles from New York.

The coordinates of Lilongwe are:

  • Latitude: -13.966919
  • Longitude: 33.787247

The GPS coordinates are 13° 58' S, 33° 47' E

How long is the flight to Lilongwe?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Lilongwe is approximately 20 h. 40 min.

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What are the nearest airports to Lilongwe?

These are the airports closests to Lilongwe:

  • Lilongwe International Airport (LLW) – 13 mi in Lilongwe

How many inhabitants does Lilongwe have?

Lilongwe has 646,750 inhabitants.

How big is Lilongwe?

The surface area of Lilongwe is 641 mi².

What is the currency of Lilongwe?

In Lilongwe, the Malawian kwacha (MWK) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 6 February 2023

  • 1 US dollar = 760.46 Malawian kwacha
  • 1 Malawian kwacha = 0.001 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 76,046.17 Malawian kwacha
  • 100 Malawian kwacha = 0.13 US dollar

What is the area code of Lilongwe?

The area code to call Lilongwe is +265.