Mozambique weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Mozambique

The best time to visit in Mozambique is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Mozambique is 30°C in January and the lowest is 24°C in July.

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

Average weather Mozambique by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 30 30 30 28 27 25 24 26 28 28 28 30
Precipitation (mm) 71 59 47 20 5 3 4 6 12 41 48 63
Climate data from city: Maputo

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14 day weather forecast Mozambique

The weather for in Mozambique will be 26° till 35° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Mozambique is based on the weather conditions in the city of Maputo.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
19°
22° 1.4 mm 30% 4 m/s 4
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
20°
22° 0.6 mm 15% 3 m/s 6
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
19°
22° 1.3 mm 30% 4 m/s 11
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
20°
22° 3.4 mm 55% 3 m/s 6
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
19°
22° 0.8 mm 20% 3 m/s 5
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
19°
22° 0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 11
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
19°
22° 0.4 mm 10% 4 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 3 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
18°
22° 0.4 mm 10% 3 m/s 4
Thursday 4 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
18°
22° 11.6 mm 80% 3 m/s 11
Friday 5 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
21°
22° 9.1 mm 75% 1 m/s 2
Saturday 6 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
22°
22° 0.4 mm 15% 2 m/s 2
Sunday 7 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
22° 0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 1
Monday 8 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
22°
22° 0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 9 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
20°
22° 0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 1

Climate Mozambique

Mozambique has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Mozambique is 28° degrees and there is about 378 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 189 days a year with an average humidity of 71% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Mozambique

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 30 30 30 28 27 25 24 26 28 28 28 30
Night temp. (°C) 22 22 22 19 18 16 16 17 19 20 21 22
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 71 59 47 20 5 3 4 6 12 41 48 63
Days with rain 20 15 19 13 5 3 6 4 7 13 15 20
Dry days 11 13 12 17 26 27 25 27 23 18 15 11
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 10 9 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 7 7 6 6 6 6 5 6 6 6 6 7
Climate data from city: Maputo

Mozambique weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Mozambique? 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.

Weather experiences Mozambique

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Mozambique?

Mozambique lies in a straight line about 12,973 km from United States (New York → Maputo).

How long is the flight to Mozambique?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Mozambique is approximately 21 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Mozambique?

These are the largest airports in Mozambique:

How many inhabitants are there in Mozambique?

Mozambique has approximately 28,861,863 inhabitants.

How big is Mozambique?

The area of Mozambique is around 801,590 km². It is 3,5x bigger than United States.

What is the capital of Mozambique?

The capital of Mozambique is Maputo.

What is the currency of Mozambique?

In Mozambique the Mozambican metical (MZM) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 27 October 2021

What is the area code of Mozambique?

The area code to call Mozambique is +258.