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

Climate diagram

Climate diagram for Kisumu in KenyaThe climate diagram for Kisumu 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
216 k
1,174 m


Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Days with full cloud cover
Days with rain
Days with frost
Relative humidity 51 % 53.4 % 56.2 % 61.1 % 64.4 % 61.9 % 61.4 % 62.6 % 56.4 % 54.1 % 56.8 % 53.9 %
Windspeed 3.1 m/s 3.2 m/s 3 m/s 2.7 m/s 2.5 m/s 2.5 m/s 2.6 m/s 2.7 m/s 3 m/s 3 m/s 2.9 m/s 2.8 m/s

Summary for Kisumu

When is the best time to visit Kisumu?
  • The very best time to go is from December to February
  • Still good is in July, from September to October and from December to February
  • This is purely from a climate diagram point of view of course.
Temperature Analysis
  • Average temperatures range from 22.1 °C to 23.7 °C. The yearly temperature variation is 1.6 °C
  • Average daily temperature variation is 12.5 °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 January to February.
Precipitation Analysis
  • Monthly precipitation ranges from 69 mm to 203 mm. The yearly variation of precipitation is 134 mm.
  • There is low variation in rain during the year.
  • Most rain is in April, the least rain is in July, from September to October and from December to February.
  • The average month has 5.2 days of rain.
  • There is a low variation in terms of days with rain per month per year.
  • Most days with rain are in April, the least are from January to February and from July to August.