Kikwit weather in February (Democratic Republic of the Congo)

Looking to travel to Kikwit in February? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

In February, the weather in Kikwit generally has very high temperatures and high rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 89°F (show in °C). But by evening, they drop to around 71°F.

While these temperatures are typical, some days might be even hotter. Always be prepared for the unexpected spikes in warmth. Dressing in lightweight and breathable outfits will help you stay cool. Don't forget to stay hydrated and wear sun protection to handle the heat better.

Kikwit in February usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 5.1 inches (show in mm) for the month. Typically around 10 days of rainfall is expected.

The city usually sees around 135 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

Should you favor a climate that's both dry and comfortably warm June and July typically offer the most agreeable weather. On the other hand, April, October and November tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as favorable.

For an in-depth look at the yearly weather and climate conditions, visit our specialized Kikwit climate page with graphs.


Kikwit, monthly averages in February

Show in Celsius
Min Temperature 71.4°F  
Max Temperature 89.4°F  
Chance of Rain 34%  
Precipitation 5.1 inches  
Rainy days 10 days  
Sunshine 135 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Democratic Republic of the Congo in February

Find out more about the weather in Democratic Republic of the Congo in February and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Kikwit in February?

​ It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool. However, there's a good chance of rain, so bring a raincoat just in case. ​ ​

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in February.

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

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