The climate in the Gambia

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams of this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station of Gambia at an altitude of 33m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Climate zone: tropics

With a yearly average of 33 °C the climate in the Gambia ist warm, but has only a few really tropical and sticky months. It is warm to hot all year round and invites to bathe at average water temperatures of 25 degrees.

Duration of daylight and sunshine in the Gambia

Travel season

Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is from November to June. The most rain days occur from from July to September.

hours of sunshine per day
rainy days per month
Precipitation in mm/day
Relative humidity in %
Water temperature
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)