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Climate and weather of Burundi



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Burundi




 

Climate

 
Burundi has a temperate tropical climate with a long rainy season and a short dry season.

Temperatures reach 26 to 28° all year round in the plain (they are lower in the mountains and on the plateaus). Rains range from 900 mm in the plain to 1,600 mm in the mountains.

Rainy season (October to May)
Temperatures are constant during the daytime (26 to 27° in the plain). They lose 10° at night (more in the mountains). Rainfall is higher in the mountains (1600 mm) than in the plain (900 mm).

Dry season (June to September)
Temperatures are stable (27 to 28° in the plain) and rainfall is nonexistent (it rains sometines in August).

 When to go to Burundi (pleasant climate) 
The climate of Burundi is pleasant during the following months :

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Weather

(main cities) 
Average temperatures and rainfall

Bujumbura (Capital of Burundi)

Temp
January
February
March
April
May
June
max
27°
28°
27°
28°
28°
28°
min
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
22°
Temp
July
August
September
October
November
December
max
28°
28°
29°
28°
27°
27°
min
22°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°

Rain
January
February
March
April
May
June
mm
90
90
120
120
60
10
Rain
July
August
September
October
November
December
mm
...
10
40
60
90
90

Weather data (temperatures and precipitation) for Burundi are derived from monthly averages established over the last twenty years.

Burundi weather (more cities)


 Quick facts 
Burundi, a country located in Eastern Africa, is bordered by Tanzania to the east, by the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west and by Rwanda to the north.

Capital: Bujumbura
Area: 28 000 km²
Population: 10 500 000 inhabitants
Language: Kirundi, French
Currency: Burundi franc

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