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Best time to visit Kotu, The Gambia

Best time to visit Kotu, The Gambia

The best time to visit Kotu in The Gambia is from january until december, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and none till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Kotu is 33°C in november and the lowest is 29°C in may. The water temperature is between 20°C and 30°C. The weather and climate of Kotu is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Kotu is an 9,5. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Kotu has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Kotu 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 Kotu per month

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Day
max °C
Sea
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
32 32 31 31 29 30 30 30 31 32 33 31
Water 23 20 22 23 25 26 28 29 29 30 28 26
MM
rain
0 mm 0 mm 2 mm 1 mm 6 mm 17 mm 54 mm 142 mm 109 mm 24 mm 2 mm 0 mm

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Climate Kotu

Climate Kotu

Climate Kotu per Month

Climate Kotu per Month
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Kotu has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Kotu is 29° degrees and there is about 357 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 278 days a year with an average humidity of 63% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
Water °C
MM
rain
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
max °C
32 32 31 31 29 30 30 30 31 32 33 31
Night
min °C
22 21 22 22 23 25 26 27 27 27 26 24
Water °C 23 20 22 23 25 26 28 29 29 30 28 26
MM
rain
0 mm 0 mm 2 mm 1 mm 6 mm 17 mm 54 mm 142 mm 109 mm 24 mm 2 mm 0 mm
Rain
days
0 0 1 2 3 7 14 22 18 8 2 0
Dry
days
31 28 30 28 28 23 17 9 12 23 28 31
Sun hours
per day
10 10 10 10 10 10 8 8 8 10 10 10
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
 

Climate Kotu january

On average, it is maximum 32° in january in Kotu and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu february

On average, it is maximum 32° in february in Kotu and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu march

On average, it is maximum 31° in march in Kotu and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 22° degrees. In march there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu april

On average, it is maximum 31° in april in Kotu and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In april there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in Kotu and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In may there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu june

On average, it is maximum 30° in june in Kotu and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In june there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july in Kotu and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In july there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 54 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august in Kotu and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In august there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 142 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu september

On average, it is maximum 31° in september in Kotu and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In september there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 109 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu october

On average, it is maximum 32° in october in Kotu and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu november

On average, it is maximum 33° in november in Kotu and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In november there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Kotu.

Climate Kotu december

On average, it is maximum 31° in december in Kotu and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Kotu.

14 day weather forecast Kotu

14 day weather forecast Kotu

The weather for Kotu in The Gambia will be around 29° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week
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Mo
23 Sep
Tu
24 Sep
We
25 Sep
Th
26 Sep
Fr
27 Sep
Sa
28 Sep
Su
29 Sep
  Bewolkt Broken wolken Bewolkt Bewolkt Broken wolken Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking
Max (°C) 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 28°
Min (°C) 27° 27° 27° 25° 27° 27° 27°
Water °C 30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 30°
Rainfall (mm) 0.1
mm
0.1
mm
0.1
mm
3.3
mm
0.1
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 20% 20% 20% 50% 20% 0% 20%
UV-index
UV-index 0 6 6 4 5 8 8

Weather forecast next week
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Mo
30 Sep
Tu
1 Oct
We
2 Oct
Th
3 Oct
Fr
4 Oct
Sa
5 Oct
Su
6 Oct
  Gespreide bewolking Onweer met regen Broken wolken Bewolkt Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken
Max (°C) 29° 29° 29° 29° 30° 29° 29°
Min (°C) 27° 26° 24° 27° 27° 27° 27°
Water °C 30° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
5.9
mm
2.9
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0.3
mm
0.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 65% 50% 0% 0% 10% 20%
UV-index
UV-index 8 7 7 3 7 5 5
About Kotu

About Kotu

Kotu lies in The Gambia . If you want to call Kotu you have to use +220 or 00220 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 +2205012457809 or 002205012457809.

Kotu is in a straight line at 4.484 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 6 hour and 55 min.

The coordinates of Kotu, The Gambia are latitude: 13.459444 en longitude: -16.705278

The GPS coordinates are N 13° 27' 33.9984" en W 16° 42' 19.0008"

Time difference Kotu

Time difference Kotu

In Kotu it is now 19:46 o’clock in the evening on monday 23 september 2019. That is 4 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Kotu is Africa/Banjul and the Greenwich time is UTC+00.

Currency Kotu

Currency Kotu

In Kotu the Gambian dalasi is used to pay.

Exchange rate Gambian dalasi (GMD) 23 september 2019

1 Gambian dalasi = 0,02 United States dollar
100 Gambian dalasi = 1,98 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 50,39 Gambian dalasi
100 United States dollar = 5.039,50 Gambian dalasi

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Vaccinations Kotu

Vaccinations Kotu

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Gele koorts
  • 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 Kotu.

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