When is the best time to go to Kakamega, Kenya?

Climate diagram

Climate diagram for Kakamega in KenyaThe climate diagram for Kakamega in Kenya contains temperature minimum and maxima for each month as well as average precipitation (rain). It was created using historical data from the last 30 years.JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec°C05101520253035mm050100150200250
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Days with full cloud cover
Days with rain
Days with frost
Relative humidity 51.4 % 53.5 % 56.4 % 63 % 66.5 % 64.7 % 64.5 % 64.1 % 59.3 % 57.5 % 58.8 % 54.3 %
Windspeed 3.3 m/s 3.2 m/s 3.1 m/s 2.8 m/s 2.5 m/s 2.5 m/s 2.5 m/s 2.6 m/s 2.9 m/s 3 m/s 3 m/s 3 m/s

Summary for Kakamega

When is the best time to visit Kakamega?
  • The very best time to go is from December to February
  • Still good is from September to October and from December to March
  • This is purely from a climate diagram point of view of course.
Temperature Analysis
  • Average temperatures range from 20.4 °C to 22.1 °C. The yearly temperature variation is 1.7 °C
  • Average daily temperature variation is 14.6 °C
  • There is no temperature stress the whole year.
  • There is low temperature stress the whole year.
  • Highest temperature stress is .
  • Clearest sky and the most sunshine is from December to February.
Precipitation Analysis
  • Monthly precipitation ranges from 69 mm to 238 mm. The yearly variation of precipitation is 170 mm.
  • There is a wet season and a dry season.
  • Most rain is from April to May, the least rain is from December to January.
  • The average month has 4.9 days of rain.
  • There is a low variation in terms of days with rain per month per year.
  • Most days with rain are from April to May, the least are from December to February.