Best time to visit, weather and climate Mali

Best time to visit Mali

The best time to visit Mali is in january and february and june until december, when you will have a warm till very hot temperature and none till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Mali is 41°C in april and the lowest is 31°C in august.

The average climate figure for Mali is an 8,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Mali has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Mali or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Mali per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
34°C 37°C 40°C 41°C 40°C 38°C 34°C 31°C 33°C 36°C 36°C 34°C
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8
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19
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66
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86
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72
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All climate data from Mali
Climate data from: Bamako

Climate Mali

Mali has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Mali is 36° degrees and there is about 270 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 287 days a year with an average humidity of 38% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Mali

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 34°C 37°C 40°C 41°C 40°C 38°C 34°C 31°C 33°C 36°C 36°C 34°C
Night 18°C 20°C 23°C 26°C 28°C 27°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 18°C
Precip 1
mm
1
mm
1
mm
2
mm
8
mm
19
mm
66
mm
86
mm
72
mm
13
mm
2
mm
0
mm
Rain
days
0 0 1 2 5 7 15 20 13 5 1 0
Dry
days
31 28 30 28 26 23 16 11 17 26 29 31
Sun hours
per day
10 10 10 10 10 10 9 8 9 10 10 10
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 6
 


Climate Mali january

On average, it is maximum 34° in january in Mali and at least around 18° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali february

On average, it is maximum 37° in february in Mali and at least around 20° degrees. and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali march

On average, it is maximum 40° in march in Mali and at least around 23° degrees. In march there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali april

On average, it is maximum 41° in april in Mali and at least around 26° degrees. In april there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali may

On average, it is maximum 40° in may in Mali and at least around 28° degrees. In may there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali june

On average, it is maximum 38° in june in Mali and at least around 27° degrees. In june there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali july

On average, it is maximum 34° in july in Mali and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 66 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali august

On average, it is maximum 31° in august in Mali and at least around 22° degrees. In august there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 86 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali september

On average, it is maximum 33° in september in Mali and at least around 22° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 72 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali october

On average, it is maximum 36° in october in Mali and at least around 23° degrees. In october there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali november

On average, it is maximum 36° in november in Mali and at least around 21° degrees. In november there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Mali.

Climate Mali december

On average, it is maximum 34° in december in Mali and at least around 18° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Mali.

14 day weather forecast Mali

The weather for Bamako in Mali will be around 32° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Mali is based on the weather in Bamako.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
20 Sep
Onweer met regen 33°C 23°C 5.3 mm 65% 2m/s 10
Mo
21 Sep
Bewolkt 30°C 21°C 3.6 mm 55% 3m/s 3
Tu
22 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 32°C 22°C 0.4 mm 10% 3m/s 9
We
23 Sep
Lichte regen 31°C 23°C 8.2 mm 75% 1m/s 4
Th
24 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 31°C 22°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 11
Fr
25 Sep
Lichte regen 33°C 23°C 5.3 mm 65% 2m/s 5
Sa
26 Sep
Lichte regen 33°C 23°C 8.4 mm 75% 3m/s 11

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
27 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 32°C 22°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 8
Mo
28 Sep
Regen 33°C 22°C 10 mm 80% 1m/s 3
Tu
29 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 34°C 23°C 0.4 mm 15% 2m/s 10
We
30 Sep
Bewolkt 34°C 22°C 0.6 mm 15% 1m/s 1
Th
1 Oct
Bewolkt 31°C 22°C 1.9 mm 40% 2m/s 1
Fr
2 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 33°C 22°C 0.5 mm 15% 2m/s 2
Sa
3 Oct
Wisselend bewolkt 33°C 23°C 2.6 mm 45% 3m/s 1

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Flight tickets to Mali

Mali has 2 airports which you can fly to:

  • Modibo Keita International Airport
    Bamako
  • Timbuktu Airport
    Timbuktu

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About Mali

Mali is in the continental part Africa and the capital is Bamako. The total surface is 1.240.000 km² and the population consists of 18.542.000 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 5x bigger than United States. If you want to call Mali you have to use +223 or 00223 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 +2235012457809 or 002235012457809.

Mali is in a straight line at 3.789 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 5 hours50.

Currency Mali

In Mali the CFA franc BCEAO is used to pay.

Exchange rate CFA franc BCEAO (XOF) 20 september 2020

1 CFA franc BCEAO = 0,00 United States dollar
100 CFA franc BCEAO = 0,18 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 553,00 CFA franc BCEAO
100 United States dollar = 55.300,03 CFA franc BCEAO

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Time difference Mali

In Mali it is now 12:40 o’clock in the afternoon on sunday 20 september 2020. That is 4 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Mali is Africa/Bamako and the Greenwich time is UTC+00.

Vaccinations Mali

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera
  • Gele koorts

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 Mali.

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