Monthly weather forecast and climate
Lamu, Kenya

The best time to visit Lamu

The best months for a swim in Lamu, Kenya, are January and February, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Lamu, Kenya, is another tropical summer month, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 24°C (75.2°F). The perfect water temperature of 27.2°C (81°F) with 7mm (0.28") of accumulated rainfall and only 4 rainfall days, makes January a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the summer, February, is another tropical month in Lamu, Kenya, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25°C (77°F) and an average high of 32°C (89.6°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26.8°C (80.2°F) and only 3 rainfall days, with 3mm (0.12") of accumulated rainfall, makes February the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn, in Lamu, is still a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 25°C (77°F) and 32°C (89.6°F). The warmest months are February through April and December, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, the same as March, in Lamu, Kenya, is a hot autumn month, with average temperature varying between 32°C (89.6°F) and 26°C (78.8°F). February through April and December, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are the warmest months. Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the autumn, May, is also a hot month in Lamu, Kenya, with average temperature ranging between min 25°C (77°F) and max 30°C (86°F). In Lamu, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the winter, in Lamu, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 29°C (84.2°F) and 23°C (73.4°F). In Lamu, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in May - a warm 29°C (84.2°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, the same as June, is a moderately hot winter month in Lamu, Kenya, with average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 28°C (82.4°F). The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F). In Lamu, in July, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 82mm (3.23") of accumulated precipitation. Weather in July »

Weather in August

The last month of the winter, August, is also a moderately hot month in Lamu, Kenya, with average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 28°C (82.4°F). The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F). In Lamu, Kenya, in August, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 41mm (1.61") of accumulated precipitation. Weather in August »

Weather in September

The first month of the spring, September, is also a moderately hot month in Lamu, Kenya, with average temperature varying between 29°C (84.2°F) and 23°C (73.4°F). In Lamu, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in August - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October is a hot spring month in Lamu, Kenya, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 24°C (75.2°F). In Lamu, Kenya, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a tropical 30°C (86°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

The last month of the spring, November, is also a hot month in Lamu, Kenya, with average temperature ranging between max 31°C (87.8°F) and min 24°C (75.2°F). In Lamu, Kenya, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in October - a still tropical 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is also a hot month in Lamu, Kenya, with average temperature fluctuating between 32°C (89.6°F) and 24°C (75.2°F). February through April and December, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are the warmest months. In Lamu, during December, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 25mm (0.98") of precipitation. Weather in December »
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Lamu?

Throughout the year, in Lamu, Kenya, there are 105 rainfall days, and 895mm (35.24") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the highest UV index in Lamu?

Months with the highest UV index in Lamu, Kenya, are January through April, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What are the warmest months in Lamu?

February through April and December, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are warmest months.

What is the driest month in Lamu?

The month with the least rainfall in Lamu, Kenya, is February when the rain falls for 3 days and typically collects 3mm (0.12") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Lamu?

April is the month with the warmest seawater in Lamu, with an average sea temperature of 28.9°C (84°F).

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lamu?

Months with the least sunshine in Lamu are April through July, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

What is the rainiest month in Lamu?

The month with the most rainfall in Lamu is May when the rain falls for 15 days and typically aggregates up to 299mm (11.77") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Lamu?

May through August, with an average of 12h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

When is the lowest UV index in Lamu?

Months with the lowest UV index are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 10.

What is the coldest month in Lamu?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are the coldest months in Lamu, Kenya.

What month is the sea coldest in Lamu?

With an average sea temperature of 25.4°C (77.7°F), August is the month with the coldest seawater in Lamu.

What month has the most sunshine in Lamu?

The month with the most sunshine in Lamu, Kenya, is October, with an average of 10h of sunshine.

When are the longest days in Lamu?

The month with the longest days in Lamu is December, with an average of 12.3h of daylight.

Average temperature
Lamu, Kenya

Average temperature - Lamu, Kenya

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March, April and December (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (26°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July, August and September (23°C).

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Average rainfall
Lamu, Kenya

Average rainfall - Lamu, Kenya

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (299mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (3mm).

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Average rainfall days
Lamu, Kenya

Average rainfall days - Lamu, Kenya

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3 days).

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Average sea temperature
Lamu, Kenya

Average sea temperature - Lamu, Kenya

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.4°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Lamu, Kenya

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Lamu, Kenya

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are May, June, July and August (Average daylight: 12h).

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with the least sunshine are April, May, June and July (Average sunshine: 8).

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Average UV index
Lamu, Kenya

Average UV index - Lamu, Kenya

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).

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