weather, climate and best time to visit
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.
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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
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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.
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.
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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.
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.