When is the best time to go to Malawi?

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

  • In Malawi, the weather is good everywhere in June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The best months to go to Lilongwe are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months in Lilongwe are September, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are January and February
  • The cities with the best climate are Lilongwe, Malawi lake, Blantyre, Nkhotakota, Nyika National Park and Zomba, with good weather at least 8 months a year

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

January 72°F to 79°F
79%
February 70°F to 79°F
76%
March 70°F to 77°F
67%
April 68°F to 76°F
34%
May 67°F to 74°F
11%
June 63°F to 72°F
6%
July 63°F to 70°F
6%
August 67°F to 76°F
3%
September 72°F to 83°F
2%
October 76°F to 86°F
10%
November 76°F to 86°F
31%
December 74°F to 83°F
65%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Malawi by cities

Lilongwe

Best time to go to Lilongwe

The best months to go to Lilongwe are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

Malawi lake

Best time to go to Malawi lake

The best months to go to Malawi lake are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

Blantyre

Best time to go to Blantyre

The best months to go to Blantyre are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.



Temperatures and rainfall in Malawi

On these 2 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Malawi and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Lilongwe, Malawi lake, Blantyre, Mzuzu and Nkhata Bay.


Where to go in Malawi?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Lilongwe79°F79°F79°F79°F77°F76°F76°F81°F85°F88°F88°F83°F
Malawi lake81°F81°F81°F79°F77°F76°F76°F77°F81°F85°F85°F83°F
Blantyre83°F83°F83°F79°F77°F76°F74°F81°F88°F92°F92°F88°F
Mzuzu77°F77°F77°F76°F74°F72°F70°F76°F79°F83°F83°F81°F
Nkhata Bay81°F79°F79°F77°F76°F74°F72°F76°F79°F81°F83°F81°F
Nkhotakota81°F81°F81°F79°F77°F76°F76°F77°F81°F85°F85°F83°F
Nyika National Park77°F76°F77°F76°F76°F74°F74°F77°F83°F85°F86°F81°F
Zomba85°F85°F83°F81°F81°F77°F77°F83°F88°F92°F92°F88°F

Legend:

perfect weather

good weather

tolerable weather



Map of Malawi

Click over cities for information about the weather.

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Legend: cities in Malawi

About Malawi

What can I do in Malawi?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife


Is this weather information for Malawi reliable?

Climate data for Malawi has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Malawi allows us to determine the average for each month in Lilongwe, Malawi lake, Blantyre, Mzuzu, Nkhata Bay, Nkhotakota, Nyika National Park and Zomba.

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

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