Climate and monthly weather forecast
Banjul, The Gambia

The cool city of Banjul in the Gambia, with a distant view of the Gambia river
The cool city of Banjul in the Gambia, with a distant view of the Gambia river

The best time to visit Banjul

The best months for a swim in Banjul, The Gambia, are November and December, 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, is another warm winter month in Banjul, The Gambia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22.3°C (72.1°F) and an average high of 29.5°C (85.1°F). In Banjul, the average high-temperature in January is almost the same as in December - a warm 29.5°C (85.1°F). Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is another warm month in Banjul, The Gambia, with an average temperature ranging between max 29.2°C (84.6°F) and min 21.6°C (70.9°F). In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still warm 29.2°C (84.6°F). Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Banjul, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature ranging between min 22°C (71.6°F) and max 29.4°C (84.9°F). In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still moderately hot 29.4°C (84.9°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, the same as March, is another warm spring month in Banjul, The Gambia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and an average low of 22.1°C (71.8°F). In April, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Banjul, The Gambia, with an average temperature varying between 28.1°C (82.6°F) and 22.8°C (73°F). With an average high-temperature of 28.1°C (82.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.8°C (73°F), May is the coldest month. The average heat index in May is evaluated at a tropical 30.6°C (87.1°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the summer in Banjul, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 28.8°C (83.8°F) and 25°C (77°F). In June, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in May - a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, the same as June, is a moderately hot summer month in Banjul, The Gambia, with an average temperature ranging between max 29.2°C (84.6°F) and min 26.1°C (79°F). In Banjul, the average high-temperature in July is almost the same as in June - a still moderately hot 29.2°C (84.6°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Banjul, The Gambia, with an average temperature fluctuating between 26.1°C (79°F) and 29.1°C (84.4°F). In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still moderately hot 29.1°C (84.4°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn in Banjul, is still a warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29.5°C (85.1°F) and an average low of 26.1°C (79°F). In Banjul, the average high-temperature in September is practically the same as in August - a still moderately hot 29.5°C (85.1°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October in Banjul, The Gambia, is a tropical autumn month, with an average temperature ranging between max 31.2°C (88.2°F) and min 26.9°C (80.4°F). In Banjul, The Gambia, the average high-temperature in October is relatively the same as in September - a tropical 31.2°C (88.2°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

The last month of the autumn, November, is another hot month in Banjul, The Gambia, with an average temperature varying between 26.2°C (79.2°F) and 31.8°C (89.2°F). The perfect water temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) with 2mm (0.08") of accumulated rainfall and only 1.6 rainfall days, makes November a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Banjul, is still a tropical month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 23.8°C (74.8°F) and 30.5°C (86.9°F). The perfect water temperature of 25°C (77°F) and only 0.3 rainfall days makes December a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Banjul?

January is the least humid month in Banjul, The Gambia, with an average relative humidity of 39%.

What is the driest month in Banjul?

January, February and December are months without rainfall.

How much does it rain in Banjul?

Throughout the year, in Banjul, The Gambia, there are 77 rainfall days, and 427mm (16.81") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Banjul?

January, April through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Banjul, The Gambia.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Banjul?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 21°C (69.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Banjul.

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

The months with the lowest UV index in Banjul, The Gambia, are February and March, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

When does it rain in Banjul?

Months with rainfall are March through November.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Banjul?

March through May, with an average of 9.9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

What is the coldest month in Banjul?

The coldest month in Banjul is May, with an average high-temperature of 28.1°C (82.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.8°C (73°F).

When are the longest days in Banjul?

With an average of 12h and 55min of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Banjul, The Gambia.

When is the sea warmest in Banjul?

The months with the warmest seawater are July through November, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

What are the most humid months in Banjul?

The months with the highest humidity in Banjul are August and September, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

What is the wettest month in Banjul?

The month with the most rainfall in Banjul is August, when the rain falls for 21.6 days and typically aggregates up to 177mm (6.97") of precipitation.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Banjul?

The month with the least sunshine is August, with an average of 7.3h of sunshine.

What is the warmest month in Banjul?

With an average high-temperature of 31.8°C (89.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.2°C (79.2°F), November is the warmest month in Banjul, The Gambia.

What is the month with the shortest days in Banjul?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11h and 21min of daylight.

Is there Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Banjul?

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

Average temperature
Banjul, The Gambia

Average temperature - Banjul, The Gambia

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is May (28.1°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (26.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (21.6°C).

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Average pressure
Banjul, The Gambia

Average pressure - Banjul, The Gambia

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1012.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1010.3mbar).

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Average wind speed
Banjul, The Gambia

Average wind speed - Banjul, The Gambia

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (18.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (12.8km/h).

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Average humidity
Banjul, The Gambia

Average humidity - Banjul, The Gambia

The months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (39%).

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Average rainfall
Banjul, The Gambia

Average rainfall - Banjul, The Gambia

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (177mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February and December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days
Banjul, The Gambia

Average rainfall days - Banjul, The Gambia

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.2 days).

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Average sea temperature
Banjul, The Gambia

Average sea temperature - Banjul, The Gambia

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October and November (28°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Banjul, The Gambia

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Banjul, The Gambia

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 55min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 21min).

The months with the most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.3h).

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Average sunshine days
Banjul, The Gambia

Average sunshine days - Banjul, The Gambia

The months with the most sunshine days are January and December (30.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.3 days).

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Average UV index
Banjul, The Gambia

Average UV index - Banjul, The Gambia

The months with the highest UV index are January, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are February and March (UV index 6).

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Average visibility
Banjul, The Gambia

Average visibility - Banjul, The Gambia

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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