Zimbabwe
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Zimbabwe

To go to Zimbabwe, the best time to visit is February through November. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. In Zimbabwe, October is the warmest month with 30°C and the most cold month is 22°C in June.

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In the table below you can quickly see the average weather per month in Zimbabwe, the monthly temperature or when precipitation is highest. The monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate Zimbabwe by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 25 24 23 22 22 25 29 30 29 27
Precipitation (mm) 140 99 54 23 4 1 2 1 1 7 55 115

Weather data from: Harare




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Climate Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has a semi-arid climate. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Zimbabwe is 26° degrees and there is about 501 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 228 days a year with an average humidity of 63% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate Zimbabwe by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 25 24 23 22 22 25 29 30 29 27
Night temp. (°C) 17 16 15 13 11 9 8 10 13 16 17 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 140 99 54 23 4 1 2 1 1 7 55 115
Days with rain 24 20 17 11 4 1 3 1 1 4 13 22
Dry days 7 8 14 19 27 29 28 30 29 27 17 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 11 10 7 7 7 7 7 10 10 12 11
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2
UV-index 6 5 5 5 5 4 5 5 6 6 6 5

Weather data from: Harare


Zimbabwe weather by month

What is the average Zimbabwe weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

Zimbabwe weather

The weather for Zimbabwe over the next 14 days will be 21°C till 29° with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Zimbabwe is based on the weather in Harare.

5-day weather forecast Zimbabwe

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Wednesday
7 december
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26°C
17°C
15.4 mm
3 m/s
Thursday
8 december
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25°C
16°C
11.9 mm
5 m/s
Friday
9 december
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24°C
16°C
4.5 mm
5 m/s
Saturday
10 december
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25°C
16°C
1.8 mm
4 m/s
Sunday
11 december
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26°C
16°C
0.2 mm
3 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Zimbabwe


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Zimbabwe?

Zimbabwe lies in a straight line about 7,482 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Harare).

How long is the flight to Zimbabwe?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Zimbabwe is approximately 8 h. 50 min.

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What are the largest airports in Zimbabwe?

These are the largest airports in Zimbabwe:

  • Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport (HRE) in Harare
  • Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport (BUQ) in Bulawayo
  • Victoria Falls International Airport (VFA) in Victoria Falls

How many inhabitants does Zimbabwe have?

Zimbabwe has 14,542,235 inhabitants.

How big is Zimbabwe?

The surface area of Zimbabwe is 390,580 km². It is 2,5x smaller than Pakistan.

What is the capital of Zimbabwe?

The capital of Zimbabwe is Harare.

What is the currency of Zimbabwe?

In Zimbabwe, the US dollar (USD), Botswana pula (BWP), Pound sterling (GBP), Euro (EUR), South African rand (ZAR) are used for payment.

Exchange rates on 7 December 2022

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.006 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 159.78 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 0.63 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 15,977.80 Pakistani rupee
  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.069 Botswana pula
  • 1 Botswana pula = 14.40 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 6.95 Botswana pula
  • 100 Botswana pula = 1,439.52 Pakistani rupee
  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.005 Pound sterling
  • 1 Pound sterling = 211.79 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 0.47 Pound sterling
  • 100 Pound sterling = 21,178.77 Pakistani rupee
  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.005 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 189.74 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 0.53 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 18,973.77 Pakistani rupee
  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.10 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 10.36 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 9.65 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 1,035.96 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of Zimbabwe?

The area code to call Zimbabwe is +263.