Climate and monthly weather forecast
Mtwara, Tanzania

The best time to visit Mtwara

The best months for a swim in Mtwara, Tanzania, are June through September, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January, like December, is another tropical summer month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with an average temperature fluctuating between 24°C (75.2°F) and 31°C (87.8°F). January through April, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months. Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the summer, February, is another tropical month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low of 24°C (75.2°F). January through April, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months. In February, in Mtwara, the rain falls for 15 days. Weather in February »

Weather in March

The first month of the autumn, March, is also a hot month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with an average temperature fluctuating between 23°C (73.4°F) and 31°C (87.8°F). The warmest months are January through April, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, the same as March, in Mtwara, Tanzania, is a hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average high of 31°C (87.8°F). The warmest months are January through April, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the autumn, May, is another hot month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with an average temperature fluctuating between 30°C (86°F) and 21°C (69.8°F). In Mtwara, the average high-temperature in May is relatively the same as in April - a still hot 30°C (86°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

The first month of the winter, June, is also a hot month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with an average temperature fluctuating between 20°C (68°F) and 30°C (86°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F) and only 4 rainfall days, with 17mm (0.67") of accumulated rainfall, makes June the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, the same as June, is a moderately hot winter month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with an average temperature fluctuating between 29°C (84.2°F) and 19°C (66.2°F). The perfect water temperature of 26.1°C (79°F) with 16mm (0.63") of accumulated rainfall and only 5 rainfall days, makes July a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the winter in Mtwara, is a hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 19°C (66.2°F) and 30°C (86°F). An excellent water temperature of 25.7°C (78.3°F) and only 4 rainfall days, with 11mm (0.43") of accumulated rainfall, makes August a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the spring in Mtwara, is still a tropical month, with an average temperature varying between 30°C (86°F) and 19°C (66.2°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 25.8°C (78.4°F) and only 4 rainfall days, with 15mm (0.59") of accumulated rainfall, makes September the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, like September, is another tropical spring month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with an average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 21°C (69.8°F). The warmest months are January through April, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F). In Mtwara, Tanzania, during 6 rainfall days, 28mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the spring in Mtwara, is another tropical month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 22°C (71.6°F) and 31°C (87.8°F). The warmest months are January through April, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the summer, December, is also a hot month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F). The warmest months are January through April, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F). In Mtwara, in December, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 153mm (6.02") of accumulated precipitation. Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Mtwara?

January through April, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months.

What is the rainiest month in Mtwara?

January is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 19 days and accumulates 199mm (7.83") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in Mtwara?

In Mtwara, Tanzania, during the entire year, the rain falls for 128 days and collects up to 1102mm (43.39") of precipitation.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Mtwara?

The months with the highest UV index are January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

When is the sea warmest in Mtwara?

March is the month with the warmest seawater in Mtwara, Tanzania, with an average sea temperature of 29.7°C (85.5°F).

What is the month with the least sunshine in Mtwara?

With an average of 6h of sunshine, March has the least sunshine of the year in Mtwara, Tanzania.

What is the month with the shortest days in Mtwara?

The month with the shortest days in Mtwara is June, with an average of 11h and 32min of daylight.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Mtwara?

The months with the lowest UV index in Mtwara, Tanzania, are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

What is the coldest month in Mtwara?

July is the coldest month in Mtwara, Tanzania, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 19°C (66.2°F).

What is the driest month in Mtwara?

The month with the least rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 4 days and typically collects 11mm (0.43") of precipitation.

What month is the sea coldest in Mtwara?

The month with the coldest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 25.7°C (78.3°F).

What month has the most sunshine in Mtwara?

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

When are the longest days in Mtwara?

December has the longest days of the year in Mtwara, with an average of 12h and 43min of daylight.

Is there Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Mtwara?

Mtwara does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). EAT timezone is used over the entire year.

Average temperature
Mtwara, Tanzania

Average temperature - Mtwara, Tanzania

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March, April, October, November and December (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (29°C).

The months with the highest average low temperature are January and February (24°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (19°C).

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Average rainfall
Mtwara, Tanzania

Average rainfall - Mtwara, Tanzania

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (199mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (11mm).

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Average rainfall days
Mtwara, Tanzania

Average rainfall days - Mtwara, Tanzania

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20 days).
The months with the least rainy days are June, August and September (4 days).

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Average sea temperature
Mtwara, Tanzania

Average sea temperature - Mtwara, Tanzania

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.7°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Mtwara, Tanzania

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Mtwara, Tanzania

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 43min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 32min).

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index
Mtwara, Tanzania

Average UV index - Mtwara, Tanzania

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).

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