Best time to visit, weather and climate Namibia
Best time to visit Namibia

Best time to visit Namibia

The best time to visit Namibia is from january until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and none till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Namibia is 30°C in december and the lowest is 20°C in june.

The average climate figure for Namibia is an 9,2. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Namibia has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the semi-arid climate and desert climate. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Namibia 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 Namibia per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
29°C 28°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 24°C 27°C 29°C 29°C 30°C
48
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69
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52
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18
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2
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0
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0
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2
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11
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18
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41
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Climate Namibia

Climate Namibia


Climate Namibia per Month

Climate Namibia per Month

Namibia has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the semi-arid climate and desert climate. The average annual temperature for Namibia is 26° degrees and there is about 262 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 265 days a year with an average humidity of 35% and an UV-index of 5.

 
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 29°C 28°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 24°C 27°C 29°C 29°C 30°C
Night 19°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 13°C 16°C 18°C 19°C
Precip 48
mm
69
mm
52
mm
18
mm
2
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
2
mm
11
mm
18
mm
41
mm
Rain
days
14 15 15 10 2 0 0 0 2 3 6 12
Dry
days
17 13 16 20 29 30 31 31 28 28 24 19
Sun hours
per day
10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 11 10
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 3 3 2
UV-index 6 6 5 5 4 4 4 5 6 6 6 6
 


Climate Namibia january

On average, it is maximum 29° in january in Namibia and at least around 19° degrees. In january there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 48 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia february

On average, it is maximum 28° in february in Namibia and at least around 17° degrees. In february there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 69 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia march

On average, it is maximum 26° in march in Namibia and at least around 16° degrees. In march there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 52 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia april

On average, it is maximum 24° in april in Namibia and at least around 13° degrees. In april there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia may

On average, it is maximum 23° in may in Namibia and at least around 10° degrees. In may there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia june

On average, it is maximum 20° in june in Namibia and at least around 7° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia july

On average, it is maximum 20° in july in Namibia and at least around 6° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia august

On average, it is maximum 24° in august in Namibia and at least around 9° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia september

On average, it is maximum 27° in september in Namibia and at least around 13° degrees. In september there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia october

On average, it is maximum 29° in october in Namibia and at least around 16° degrees. In october there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia november

On average, it is maximum 29° in november in Namibia and at least around 18° degrees. In november there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Namibia.

Climate Namibia december

On average, it is maximum 30° in december in Namibia and at least around 19° degrees. In december there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Namibia.

14 day weather forecast Namibia

14 day weather forecast Namibia

The weather for Windhoek in Namibia will be 24° till 21° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The weather forecast for Namibia is based on the weather in Windhoek.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
13 Jul
Helder hemel 24°C 2°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 6
Tu
14 Jul
Gespreide bewolking 20°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 5
We
15 Jul
Helder hemel 19°C 1°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 6
Th
16 Jul
Helder hemel 21°C 2°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 6
Fr
17 Jul
Helder hemel 21°C 1°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 6
Sa
18 Jul
Helder hemel 22°C 2°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 6
Su
19 Jul
Helder hemel 22°C 5°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
20 Jul
Helder hemel 22°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 6
Tu
21 Jul
Helder hemel 22°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 6
We
22 Jul
Helder hemel 21°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 2
Th
23 Jul
Helder hemel 23°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 2
Fr
24 Jul
Helder hemel 24°C 5°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 2
Sa
25 Jul
Helder hemel 21°C 0°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 2
Su
26 Jul
Helder hemel 21°C 2°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 2
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In Namibia the Namibian dollar and South African rand are used to pay.

Exchange rate Namibian dollar (NAD) 13 july 2020

1 Namibian dollar = 0,06 United States dollar
100 Namibian dollar = 5,96 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 16,77 Namibian dollar
100 United States dollar = 1.676,98 Namibian dollar

Exchange rate South African rand (ZAR) 13 july 2020

1 South African rand = 0,06 United States dollar
100 South African rand = 5,96 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 16,78 South African rand
100 United States dollar = 1.678,02 South African rand

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Time difference Namibia

Time difference Namibia

In Namibia it is now 09:44 o’clock in the morning on monday 13 july 2020. That is 6 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Namibia is Africa/Windhoek and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Vaccinations Namibia

Vaccinations Namibia

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 Namibia.

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