Cape Verde
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Cape Verde

The best time to visit in Cape Verde is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Cape Verde is 28°C in August and the lowest is 24°C in January.

Cape Verde has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Cape Verde or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Cape Verde by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 24 24 24 24 25 25 26 28 28 28 27 26
Precipitation (mm) 1 2 1 3 1 4 4 32 50 42 10 3

Climate data from city: Praia




Travel and stay Cape Verde

14 day weather forecast Cape Verde

The weather for Cape Verde will be around 23° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Cape Verde is based on the weather conditions in the city of Praia.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
26 january
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24°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
NNO
1
Thursday
27 january
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22°C
20°C
0.1 mm
20%
8 Bft
NNO
1
Friday
28 january
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23°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
NNO
1
Saturday
29 january
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23°C
20°C
0.1 mm
20%
6 Bft
NNO
1
Sunday
30 january
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22°C
20°C
0.1 mm
20%
6 Bft
NNO
2
Monday
31 january
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22°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
NO
2
Tuesday
1 february
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24°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
ZO
2
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
2 february
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24°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
8 Bft
O
2
Thursday
3 february
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23°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
O
2
Friday
4 february
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23°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
WZW
2
Saturday
5 february
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23°C
19°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
Z
2
Sunday
6 february
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24°C
19°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
NNO
2
Monday
7 february
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24°C
19°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
ZZW
2
Tuesday
8 february
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24°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
Z
2

Climate Cape Verde

Cape Verde has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Cape Verde is 26° degrees and there is about 154 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 288 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Cape Verde

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 24 24 24 24 25 25 26 28 28 28 27 26
Night temp. (°C) 22 21 21 21 22 23 24 25 26 26 25 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 1 2 1 3 1 4 4 32 50 42 10 3
Days with rain 1 2 2 4 1 3 6 12 13 7 3 1
Dry days 30 26 29 26 30 27 25 19 17 24 27 30
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 10 10 10 10 10 8 7 8 9 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 4 4
UV-index 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 6

Climate data from city: Praia

Cape Verde weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Cape Verde? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Cape Verde?

Cape Verde lies in a straight line about 10,212 km from India (New Delhi → Praia).

How long is the flight to Cape Verde?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Cape Verde is approximately 12 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Cape Verde?

These are the largest airports in Cape Verde:

  • Amílcar Cabral International Airport — Sal
  • Rabil Airport — Boa Vista

How many inhabitants are there in Cape Verde?

Cape Verde has approximately 560,899 inhabitants.

How big is Cape Verde?

The area of Cape Verde is around 4,033 km². It is 815x smaller than India.

What is the capital of Cape Verde?

The capital of Cape Verde is Praia.

What is the currency of Cape Verde?

In Cape Verde the Cape Verde escudo (CVE) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 26 January 2022

  • 1 Indian rupee = 1.25 Cape Verde escudo
  • 1 Cape Verde escudo = 0.80 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 125.22 Cape Verde escudo
  • 100 Cape Verde escudo = 79.86 Indian rupee

What is the area code of Cape Verde?

The area code to call Cape Verde is +238.