Best Time To Visit Nairobi - Time To Go To Nairobi

The weather in Nairobi is moderate, with a subtropical highland climate; people love to visit this part of the country as the weather is pleasant and consistent. What many people like about Nairobi is the fact that you can visit this city just about any time if the year.

  • June-July: Some evenings can be cool, especially throughout the June and July months where the temperature can go as low as 10 degrees, but this is due to the altitude of the city.
  • March-October:  If you want to visit the city during the summer months, this would be between December and March. The maximum temperature during this time is 24 degrees.

November to February: During this period, it is summer in this part of Africa, but the weather is pleasant all year round. The climate is moderate because of the altitude of the city. Although winter can be quite cool at times, it is still pleasant and one can still enjoy a perfect holiday in this city during winter.

Climate in Nairobi

Know weather for your travel dates:

23-Oct-2018
Today 23 Oct

67

56

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:3.56 m/s

Humidity:76%

Precipitation:0.13%

  • Wed 24 Oct
    73 | 60

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 25 Oct
    70 | 61

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 26 Oct
    70 | 60

    Light rain in the morning.

  • Sat 27 Oct
    74 | 59

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 28 Oct
    76 | 59

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 29 Oct
    77 | 60

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Nairobi

Average Temperature in Nairobi by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 69℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Feb

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Mar

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Apr

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

May

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Jun

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Jul

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Aug

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Sep

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Oct

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Nov

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Dec

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Highest temperature in Nairobi is recorded as 87.8℉ in March.

Lowest temperature in Nairobi is recorded as 51.8℉ in June, July and August.

Average Humidity in Nairobi by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 58%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 71%

Feb

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Mar

Average Humidity: 57%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 71%

Apr

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

May

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Jun

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 75%

Jul

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Aug

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Sep

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 52%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

Oct

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Nov

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Dec

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Most humid month in Nairobi is November.

Least humid month in Nairobi is March.

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