Climate and monthly weather forecast
Nairobi, Kenya

A small lake in Uhuru Park within the city of Nairobi, Kenya
A small lake in Uhuru Park within the city of Nairobi, Kenya

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot summer month in Nairobi, Kenya, with an average temperature fluctuating between 13.4°C (56.1°F) and 25.7°C (78.3°F). In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still warm 25.7°C (78.3°F). Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the summer, February, is another warm month in Nairobi, Kenya, with an average temperature varying between 27°C (80.6°F) and 14.3°C (57.7°F). February is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.3°C (57.7°F). The average heat index in February is evaluated at 28°C (82.4°F). Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the autumn in Nairobi, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 15.3°C (59.5°F) and 26.8°C (80.2°F). In March, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in February - a still warm 26.8°C (80.2°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, like March, in Nairobi, Kenya, is another warm autumn month, with an average temperature varying between 24.7°C (76.5°F) and 15.6°C (60.1°F). In April, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in March - a still moderately hot 24.7°C (76.5°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the autumn in Nairobi, is also an agreeable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 14.2°C (57.6°F) and an average high of 22.9°C (73.2°F). In Nairobi, the average high-temperature in May is essentially the same as in April - an agreeable 22.9°C (73.2°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the winter in Nairobi, is also an agreeable month, with an average temperature ranging between max 22.4°C (72.3°F) and min 13.2°C (55.8°F). June is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 22.4°C (72.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 13.2°C (55.8°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, the same as June, in Nairobi, Kenya, is an agreeable winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 22.6°C (72.7°F) and an average low of 12.7°C (54.9°F). In Nairobi, the average high-temperature in July is relatively the same as in June - a still pleasant 22.6°C (72.7°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the winter in Nairobi, is a moderately hot month, with an average temperature ranging between max 23°C (73.4°F) and min 13.8°C (56.8°F). In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a warm 23°C (73.4°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

The first month of the spring, September, is also a moderately hot month in Nairobi, Kenya, with an average temperature fluctuating between 14.2°C (57.6°F) and 24.6°C (76.3°F). In September, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in August - a still moderately hot 24.6°C (76.3°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, like September, in Nairobi, Kenya, is another warm spring month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 25.3°C (77.5°F) and 15.3°C (59.5°F). In Nairobi, Kenya, the average high-temperature in October is relatively the same as in September - a still warm 25.3°C (77.5°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the spring in Nairobi, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 24°C (75.2°F) and 14.9°C (58.8°F). In Nairobi, the average high-temperature in November is practically the same as in October - a still moderately hot 24°C (75.2°F). Weather in November »

Weather in December

December, the first month of the summer in Nairobi, is still a warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 24.1°C (75.4°F) and an average low of 13.9°C (57°F). In December, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in November - a still moderately hot 24.1°C (75.4°F). Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the driest month in Nairobi?

The month with the least rainfall in Nairobi, Kenya, is January, when the rain falls for 12.3 days and typically collects 28mm (1.1") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in Nairobi?

In Nairobi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 241.5 days and collects up to 676mm (26.61") of precipitation.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Nairobi?

January and February, with an average of 9.6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Nairobi.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Nairobi?

January through August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the warmest month in Nairobi?

February is the warmest month in Nairobi, with an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.3°C (57.7°F).

What is the least humid month in Nairobi?

February is the least humid month in Nairobi, with an average relative humidity of 65%.

What is the rainiest month in Nairobi?

The month with the most rainfall in Nairobi, Kenya, is April, when the rain falls for 26.6 days and typically aggregates up to 125mm (4.92") of precipitation.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Nairobi?

April and May, with an average of 8.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Nairobi.

What is the most humid month in Nairobi?

With an average relative humidity of 84%, May is the most humid month.

What is the coldest month in Nairobi?

June is the coldest month in Nairobi, Kenya, with an average high-temperature of 22.4°C (72.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 13.2°C (55.8°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Nairobi?

With an average of 12h and 3min of daylight, June has the shortest days of the year.

When is the highest UV index in Nairobi?

With an average maximum UV index of 6, September is the month with the highest UV index in Nairobi.

When are the longest days in Nairobi?

December has the longest days of the year, with an average of 12h and 12min of daylight.

Is there Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Nairobi?

Nairobi, Kenya, does not utilize Daylight Saving Time (DST). EAT timezone is used over the entire year.

Average temperature
Nairobi, Kenya

Average temperature - Nairobi, Kenya

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (22.4°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (15.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (12.7°C).

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Average pressure
Nairobi, Kenya

Average pressure - Nairobi, Kenya

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1016.8mbar).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are February and March (1013.4mbar).

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Average wind speed
Nairobi, Kenya

Average wind speed - Nairobi, Kenya

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (6.1km/h).

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Average rainfall
Nairobi, Kenya

Average rainfall - Nairobi, Kenya

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (125mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (28mm).

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Average rainfall days
Nairobi, Kenya

Average rainfall days - Nairobi, Kenya

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (27.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (12.3 days).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Nairobi, Kenya

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Nairobi, Kenya

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 3min).

The months with the most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 9h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 8h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days
Nairobi, Kenya

Average sunshine days - Nairobi, Kenya

The month with the most sunshine days is January (15.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (1.9 days).

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Average UV index
Nairobi, Kenya

Average UV index - Nairobi, Kenya

The month with the highest UV index is September (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (UV index 5).

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