When is the best time to go to Uganda?

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

  • In Uganda, the weather is good across more than 67% of the territory for: January and February
  • The best months to go to Kampala are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Kampala are January, February, March, April, August, September and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are May, October and November
  • Kampala is the city with the best climate, with good weather 10 months a year

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

January 70°F to 86°F
29%
February 70°F to 86°F
38%
March 70°F to 85°F
58%
April 68°F to 81°F
74%
May 67°F to 77°F
71%
June 67°F to 77°F
57%
July 68°F to 77°F
50%
August 68°F to 77°F
63%
September 68°F to 79°F
77%
October 68°F to 79°F
80%
November 67°F to 79°F
74%
December 68°F to 83°F
52%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Uganda by cities

Kampala

Best time to go to Kampala

The best months to go to Kampala are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september and december.

Gulu

Best time to go to Gulu

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

Kabale

Best time to go to Kabale

The best time to go to Kabale is july.



Temperatures and rainfall in Uganda

On these 2 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Uganda and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Kampala, Gulu, Kabale, Entebbe and Kasese.


Where to go in Uganda?

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.
Kampala83°F85°F83°F79°F77°F77°F79°F79°F79°F79°F79°F79°F
Gulu94°F95°F92°F86°F83°F83°F81°F83°F85°F83°F85°F88°F
Kabale74°F76°F74°F70°F70°F70°F74°F74°F72°F72°F70°F72°F
Entebbe77°F77°F77°F76°F74°F74°F74°F76°F76°F76°F76°F76°F
Kasese83°F85°F83°F79°F77°F77°F79°F79°F79°F77°F77°F77°F
Soroti94°F95°F92°F86°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F85°F86°F88°F

Legend:

perfect weather

good weather

tolerable weather



Map of Uganda

Click over cities for information about the weather.

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Legend: cities in Uganda

About Uganda

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Is this weather information for Uganda reliable?

Climate data for Uganda has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Uganda allows us to determine the average for each month in Kampala, Gulu, Kabale, Entebbe, Kasese and Soroti.

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

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