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

Best time to visit Botswana

The best time to visit Botswana is from january until december, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and none till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Botswana is 32°C in december and the lowest is 20°C in july.

The average climate figure for Botswana is an 9,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Botswana 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 Botswana 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 Botswana per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
31°C 31°C 30°C 26°C 24°C 21°C 20°C 25°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 32°C
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Climate Botswana

Climate Botswana


Climate Botswana per Month

Climate Botswana per Month

Botswana has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the semi-arid climate and desert climate. The average annual temperature for Botswana is 28° degrees and there is about 205 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 258 days a year with an average humidity of 47% and an UV-index of 6.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °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
31°C 31°C 30°C 26°C 24°C 21°C 20°C 25°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 32°C
Night
min °C
21°C 20°C 18°C 15°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 14°C 18°C 20°C 21°C
MM
rain
51
mm
24
mm
24
mm
15
mm
3
mm
2
mm
1
mm
0
mm
1
mm
17
mm
27
mm
38
mm
Rain
days
14 12 10 8 2 1 1 0 2 6 9 13
Dry
days
17 16 21 22 29 29 30 31 28 25 21 18
Sun hours
per day
12 10 10 8 7 7 7 8 10 12 12 12
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 2
UV-index 6 6 6 5 5 4 4 5 6 7 7 7
 


Climate Botswana january

On average, it is maximum 31° in january in Botswana and at least around 21° degrees. In january there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana february

On average, it is maximum 31° in february in Botswana and at least around 20° degrees. In february there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana march

On average, it is maximum 30° in march in Botswana and at least around 18° degrees. In march there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana april

On average, it is maximum 26° in april in Botswana and at least around 15° degrees. In april there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana may

On average, it is maximum 24° in may in Botswana and at least around 12° degrees. In may there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana june

On average, it is maximum 21° in june in Botswana and at least around 8° degrees. In june there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana july

On average, it is maximum 20° in july in Botswana and at least around 8° degrees. In july there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana august

On average, it is maximum 25° in august in Botswana and at least around 10° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana september

On average, it is maximum 30° in september in Botswana and at least around 14° degrees. In september there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana october

On average, it is maximum 31° in october in Botswana and at least around 18° degrees. In october there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana november

On average, it is maximum 31° in november in Botswana and at least around 20° degrees. In november there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Botswana.

Climate Botswana december

On average, it is maximum 32° in december in Botswana and at least around 21° degrees. In december there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Botswana.

14 day weather forecast Botswana

14 day weather forecast Botswana

The weather for Gaborone in Botswana will be 26° till 24° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The weather forecast for Botswana is based on the weather in Gaborone.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max (°C) Min (°C) Rainfall (mm) Rainfall (%) Wind UV-index
Mo
6 Jul
Helder hemel 26°C 8°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 5
Tu
7 Jul
Helder hemel 25°C 9°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 5
We
8 Jul
Helder hemel 19°C 9°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 5
Th
9 Jul
Gespreide bewolking 21°C 8°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 4
Fr
10 Jul
Helder hemel 27°C 8°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 5
Sa
11 Jul
Helder hemel 16°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 5
Su
12 Jul
Helder hemel 17°C 3°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max (°C) Min (°C) Rainfall (mm) Rainfall (%) Wind UV-index
Mo
13 Jul
Helder hemel 22°C 3°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 5
Tu
14 Jul
Helder hemel 12°C 1°C 0 mm 0% 7m/s 5
We
15 Jul
Helder hemel 15°C 0°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 5
Th
16 Jul
Helder hemel 16°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 2
Fr
17 Jul
Helder hemel 21°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 2
Sa
18 Jul
Helder hemel 24°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 2
Su
19 Jul
Helder hemel 22°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 2
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In Botswana the Botswana pula is used to pay.

Exchange rate Botswana pula (BWP) 6 july 2020

1 Botswana pula = 14,27 Pakistani rupee
100 Botswana pula = 1.426,57 Pakistani rupee

1 Pakistani rupee = 0,07 Botswana pula
100 Pakistani rupee = 7,01 Botswana pula

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Time difference Botswana

Time difference Botswana

In Botswana it is now 11:19 o’clock in the morning on monday 6 july 2020. That is 3 hour earlier than in Pakistan. The time zone of Botswana is Africa/Gaborone and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Vaccinations Botswana

Vaccinations Botswana

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 Botswana.

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