Climate and Average Weather in Burundi

Burundi is one of the smallest countries in Africa, is landlocked and has an equatorial climate. It has a very constant temperature and two clear distinct seasons: a wet season from late September to mid-May and a dry season from late May to early September. The total amount of precipitation is relatively low for the region. For example, Bujumbura measures an average of only 800 to 900 millimeters (31-35 inches) of rainfall per year.

Looking at temperatures and rainfall, you can conclude that the period from mid-May to the end of September is the best travel time for Burundi.

Interested in more detailed Weather and Climate information?
Please select the city you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.

Places in Burundi

Select a city to see its average temperature, precipitation and hours of sunshine over the year.