Gambia: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Find the most favorable time to visit Gambia from average climate conditions in many locations like Brufut or Basse Santa Su on this page.

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When is the best time to go to Gambia?

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

  • In Gambia, the weather is good everywhere in January, February and December
  • The best months to go to Banjul are January, February, March, April, May and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Banjul are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are August and September
  • Brufut is the city with the best climate, with good weather 8 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Banjul are June, July, August, September, October and November

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

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

When to go to Gambia by city

Banjul

Best time to go to Banjul

The best months to go to Banjul are january, february, march, april, may and december.

Kololi

Best time to go to Kololi

The best months to go to Kololi are january, february, march, april, may and december.

Serrekunda

Best time to go to Serrekunda

The best months to go to Serrekunda are january, february, march, april, may and december.

Georgetown (Gambia)

Best time to go to Georgetown (Gambia)

The best months to go to Georgetown (Gambia) are january, february, november and december.

Basse Santa Su

Best time to go to Basse Santa Su

The best months to go to Basse Santa Su are january, february, november and december.


Climate and Weather in Gambia

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Gambia : Cyclist, Gunjur Gambia


Temperatures and rainfall in Gambia

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Gambia and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Banjul, Kololi, Serrekunda, Georgetown (Gambia) and Basse Santa Su, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Gambia

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cities in Gambia

About Gambia

What can I do in Gambia?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife


Is this weather information for Gambia reliable?

Climate data for Gambia has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Gambia allows us to determine the average for each month in Banjul, Kololi, Serrekunda, Georgetown (Gambia), Basse Santa Su and Brufut.

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

Average weather and best time to go: city by city in Gambia:

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