Cape Verde: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Find the very best time to go to Cape Verde from average climate conditions in many locations like Sal Rei or Tarrafal right here.

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When is the best time to go to Cape Verde?

When is the best time to go to Cape Verde? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Cape Verde, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December
  • The weather is good all year in Praia
  • On average, the warmest months in Praia are July, August, September, October and November
  • September is the wettest month in this city
  • The cities with the best climate are Boa Vista island, Praia, Maio, Mindelo, Porto Novo (Santo Antao), Sal Rei, Santa Maria (Cape Verde), São Vicente and Tarrafal, with good weather at least 11 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Praia are August, September, October and November

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Cape Verde for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
perfect Cape Verde in january
perfect Cape Verde in february
perfect Cape Verde in march
perfect Cape Verde in april
perfect Cape Verde in may
perfect Cape Verde in june
good Cape Verde in july
good Cape Verde in august
tolerable to good* Cape Verde in september
good Cape Verde in october
good to perfect* Cape Verde in november
perfect Cape Verde in december

When to go to Cape Verde by city

Boa Vista island

Best time to go to Boa Vista island

The best months to go to Boa Vista island are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, october, november and december.

Praia

Best time to go to Praia

The best months to go to Praia are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Maio

Best time to go to Maio

The best months to go to Maio are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Mindelo

Best time to go to Mindelo

The best months to go to Mindelo are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, october, november and december.

Porto Novo (Santo Antao)

Best time to go to Porto Novo (Santo Antao)

The best months to go to Porto Novo (Santo Antao) are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, october, november and december.


Climate and Weather in Cape Verde

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Cape Verde : Tarrafal, Santiago, Cape Verde


Temperatures and rainfall in Cape Verde

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Cape Verde and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Boa Vista island, Praia, Maio, Mindelo and Porto Novo (Santo Antao), as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Cape Verde

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cities in Cape Verde (Hover over the icons for more information on the weather)

About Cape Verde

What can I do in Cape Verde?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife

Is this weather information for Cape Verde reliable?

Climate data for Cape Verde has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Cape Verde allows us to determine the average for each month in Boa Vista island, Praia, Maio, Mindelo, Porto Novo (Santo Antao), Sal Rei, Santa Maria (Cape Verde), São Vicente, and 3 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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