When is the best time to go to Casamance?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Casamance are January, February, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are February, March, April, May and June
  • Casamance has dry periods in January, February, March, April, November and December
  • The rainiest months are August and September

Annual weather in Casamance

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

January 68°F/99°F
February 70°F/103°F
March 72°F/108°F
April 74°F/110°F
May 77°F/108°F
June 79°F/104°F
July 77°F/95°F
August 76°F/90°F
September 76°F/92°F
October 76°F/97°F
November 74°F/101°F
December 70°F/99°F

Weather and climate in Casamance

Casamance enjoys a tropical savanna climate (with dry winter) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Casamance is 101°F (ranging from 90°F in august to 110°F in april). Annual rainfall is 43.8in, with a minimum of 0in in december and a maximum of 14.6in in august.
  • In january the climate is very good. At lunchtime, it's 92°F in average and it rains in january about 0in.
  • In february the climate is good. At lunchtime, it's 95°F in average and, in february, 0 days of rain are expected.
  • From march to october the climate is correct. the thermometer goes up to 97°F°C and you can expect to have 2.8in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In november the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 74°F and it rains about 1% of the time in november.
  • In december the climate is perfect. The temperature rises to 99°F and, in december, 0 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Casamance

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Casamance: 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


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Casamance

Find out when Casamance has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Casamance

  • Very low season in Casamance
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: March, May, June and September.
  • Low season in Casamance
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, February, April, July, August, October and November.
  • Peek season in Casamance
    The largest number of tourists visiting Casamance is during: December.

Figure: Visitor index for Casamance month by month

Best time for low prices in Casamance

Average prices of hotels in Casamance month by month

Generally, July is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Casamance. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, October is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

Find the best price for your hotel room

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