Zimbabwe: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Discover the perfect time to visit Zimbabwe from seasonal averages in many locations like Victoria Falls or Bulawayo below.

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When is the best time to go to Zimbabwe?

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

  • In Zimbabwe, the weather is good everywhere in April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The best months to go to Harare are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months in Harare are September, October and November, and the coldest months are June and July
  • The rainiest months in this city are January and December
  • The cities with the best climate are Bulawayo, Gwanda, Kwekwe and Masvingo, with good weather at least 11 months a year

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

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

When to go to Zimbabwe by city

Harare

Best time to go to Harare

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

Bulawayo

Best time to go to Bulawayo

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

Gweru

Best time to go to Gweru

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

Mutare

Best time to go to Mutare

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

Chinhoyi

Best time to go to Chinhoyi

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


Climate and Weather in Zimbabwe

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Zimbabwe : Victoria Falls, Zambia


Temperatures and rainfall in Zimbabwe

On these 2 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Zimbabwe and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Harare, Bulawayo, Gweru, Mutare and Chinhoyi.


Map of Zimbabwe

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cities in Zimbabwe

About Zimbabwe

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Is this weather information for Zimbabwe reliable?

Climate data for Zimbabwe has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Zimbabwe allows us to determine the average for each month in Harare, Bulawayo, Gweru, Mutare, Chinhoyi, Gwanda, Kwekwe, Victoria Falls and and 1 other cities.

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 Zimbabwe:

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