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The best time to visit Mozambique

Generally, Mozambique is lucky enough to have year round sunshine – so whenever you go, you should experience lovely sunshine.

The best time to travel to Mozambique is during the winter months from May to October, as this is when there is the least rainfall. Keep in mind that where you are going also affects when the best time to go is, as the southern parts of the country are generally drier with a less tropical climate than the north.

Climate charts for cities and places within Mozambique

The below climate charts have been compiled by Weather2Travel.com. For an explanation to the various measurements, please read our climate notes.

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  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 3188 3188 3086 2984 2781 2577 2577 2679 2781 2781 2984 3086
Min temp (C)(F) 2272 2272 2272 1966 1661 1355 1355 1559 1763 1864 2068 2170
Sunshine hours 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 8
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 11 11 11 11 12 13 13 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 1596 1385 984 562 301 181 181 151 412 572 773 843
Rainy Days 11 10 11 10 5 4 4 4 5 8 10 11
Humidity H H H M M L N L L M M H
UV 11+/E 11+/E 11/E 8/VH 6/H 5/M 5/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 2781 2781 2781 2679 2577 2475 2373 2373 2373 2475 2577 2679