When is the best time to go to Nairobi?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Nairobi are January, February, March, July, August, September, October and December
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March, April, September, October and November
  • April is the rainiest month

For full information about the climate and weather in Nairobi a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 68°F/79°F
19%
1.1in
February 68°F/81°F
25%
1.3in
March 70°F/81°F
35%
2.2in
April 68°F/77°F
68%
4.9in
May 67°F/74°F
67%
3.3in
June 65°F/74°F
48%
2.8in
July 63°F/74°F
31%
1.3in
August 65°F/76°F
24%
1.3in
September 67°F/77°F
27%
1.3in
October 68°F/79°F
41%
2.2in
November 67°F/77°F
56%
2.7in
December 68°F/77°F
40%
2.2in

Weather and climate in Nairobi

  • In the month of january the climate is perfect. The temperature rises to 79°F and it rains about 1.1in each month.
  • From february to march the climate is favorable. It is for example 81°F as maximum temperature in march and it rains in march about 2.2in.
  • In the month of april the climate is not good, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 61°F and it rains about 68% of the time in april.
  • In may the climate is very bad. The record temperature this month is 81°F and it rains in may about 3.3in.
  • In june the climate is okay. the thermometer goes up to 74°F°C and, in june, 14 days of rain are expected.
  • Between july and september the climate is beautiful. At lunchtime, it's 74°F in average and, in september, 8 days of rain are expected.
  • From october to november the climate is okay. By early evening, the temperature averages 70°F and it rains about 56% of the time in november.
  • In december the climate is beautiful. the thermometer goes up to 77°F°C and it rains about 2.2in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Nairobi

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Nairobi: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Humidity



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