Sierra Leone: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Discover the most favorable time to go to Sierra Leone from average weather conditions in many locations like Kabala or Koldu below.

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When is the best time to go to Sierra Leone?

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

  • In January, the weather is beautiful everywhere in Sierra Leone
  • The best months to go to Freetown are January, February and March
  • On average, the warmest months in Freetown are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are July and August
  • Kabala is the city with the best climate, with good weather 6 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Freetown

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

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

When to go to Sierra Leone by city

Freetown

Best time to go to Freetown

The best months to go to Freetown are january, february and march.

Bonthe

Best time to go to Bonthe

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

Daru

Best time to go to Daru

The best months to go to Daru are january, february and december.

Kabala

Best time to go to Kabala

The best months to go to Kabala are january, february, march, april, november and december.

Kenema

Best time to go to Kenema

The best months to go to Kenema are january, february and december.


Climate and Weather in Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone : Sierra Leone


Temperatures and rainfall in Sierra Leone

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Sierra Leone and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Freetown, Bonthe, Daru, Kabala and Kenema, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Sierra Leone

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cities in Sierra Leone

About Sierra Leone

What can I do in Sierra Leone?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife


Is this weather information for Sierra Leone reliable?

Climate data for Sierra Leone has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Sierra Leone allows us to determine the average for each month in Freetown, Bonthe, Daru, Kabala, Kenema, Koldu, Lungi and Makeni.

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 Sierra Leone:

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