Monthly weather forecast and climate
Cape Point, The Gambia

The best time to visit Cape Point

The best months for a swim in Cape Point, The Gambia, are June, 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, in Cape Point, The Gambia, is a hot winter month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average high of 31°C (87.8°F). In Cape Point, The Gambia, the average high-temperature remains equal as in December - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a hot month in Cape Point, The Gambia, with average temperature varying between 17°C (62.6°F) and 33°C (91.4°F). In Cape Point, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still hot 33°C (91.4°F). Weather in February »

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a tropical month in Cape Point, The Gambia, with average temperature fluctuating between 18°C (64.4°F) and 34°C (93.2°F). March and April, with an average high-temperature of 34°C (93.2°F), are the warmest months. Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, the same as March, in Cape Point, The Gambia, is another hot spring month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 34°C (93.2°F) and an average low of 18°C (64.4°F). The warmest months are March and April, with an average high-temperature of 34°C (93.2°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another hot month in Cape Point, The Gambia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 33°C (91.4°F) and an average low of 19°C (66.2°F). In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still tropical 33°C (91.4°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the summer, in Cape Point, is still a tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average high of 33°C (91.4°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and only 5 rainfall days, with 69mm (2.72") 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, in Cape Point, The Gambia, is a hot summer month, with average temperature ranging between max 31°C (87.8°F) and min 23°C (73.4°F). In July, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in June - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Cape Point, The Gambia, with average temperature fluctuating between 30°C (86°F) and 23°C (73.4°F). August is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F). The month with the most rainfall in Cape Point, The Gambia, is August when the rain falls for 17 days and typically aggregates up to 375mm (14.76") of precipitation. Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn, in Cape Point, is still a hot month, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 23°C (73.4°F). In Cape Point, The Gambia, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in August - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Cape Point, The Gambia, is another tropical autumn month, with average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 32°C (89.6°F). In Cape Point, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn, in Cape Point, is another hot month, with average temperature varying between 32°C (89.6°F) and 19°C (66.2°F). An excellent water temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 4mm (0.16") of accumulated rainfall, makes November a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Cape Point, is still a tropical month, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 17°C (62.6°F). An excellent water temperature of 25°C (77°F) and 1mm (0.04") of accumulated rainfall makes December a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in December »
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Cape Point?

Throughout the year, there are 58 rainfall days, and 1045mm (41.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Cape Point?

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

What are the months with the highest UV index in Cape Point?

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the warmest month in Cape Point?

March and April, with an average high-temperature of 34°C (93.2°F), are warmest months in Cape Point, The Gambia.

What is the driest month in Cape Point?

In Cape Point rain does not fall in March and April.

What month has the most sunshine in Cape Point?

The month with the most sunshine in Cape Point, The Gambia, is April, with an average of 10h of sunshine.

When does it rain in Cape Point?

Months with rainfall in Cape Point are January, February, May through December.

When are the longest days in Cape Point?

June has the longest days of the year, with an average of 12.9h of daylight.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Cape Point?

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

What is the coldest month in Cape Point?

With an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F), August is the coldest month in Cape Point.

What is the wettest month in Cape Point?

The month with the most rainfall in Cape Point is August when the rain falls for 17 days and typically aggregates up to 375mm (14.76") of precipitation.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cape Point?

The month with the least sunshine in Cape Point is August, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

What is the month with the shortest days in Cape Point?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 11.3h of daylight.

When is the lowest UV index in Cape Point?

The month with the lowest UV index is December, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

Average rainfall
Cape Point, The Gambia

Average rainfall - Cape Point, The Gambia

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (375mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and April (0mm).

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Average rainfall days
Cape Point, The Gambia

Average rainfall days - Cape Point, The Gambia

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
Months with the least rainy days are March, April and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature
Cape Point, The Gambia

Average sea temperature - Cape Point, 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
Cape Point, The Gambia

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Cape Point, The Gambia

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

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

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Average UV index
Cape Point, The Gambia

Average UV index - Cape Point, The Gambia

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).

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