Somalia
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Somalia

The best time to visit Somalia is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Somalia is 31°C in March and the lowest is 27°C in July.

Somalia has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Somalia 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 Somalia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 30 30 31 31 30 29 27 27 28 29 30 30
Precipitation (mm) 1 1 3 51 39 24 24 18 9 29 49 17

Climate data from city: Mogadishu




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Somalia weather

The Somalia weather for will be 30° till 34° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

The Somalia weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Mogadishu.

5-day weather forecast Somalia

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
6 july
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33°C
22°C
0 mm
0%
11 Bft
SSW
8
Thursday
7 july
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33°C
22°C
0 mm
0%
11 Bft
SSW
7
Friday
8 july
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33°C
22°C
0.1 mm
20%
11 Bft
SW
6
Saturday
9 july
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33°C
22°C
0 mm
0%
11 Bft
SSW
9
Sunday
10 july
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30°C
22°C
0 mm
0%
10 Bft
SSW
10

View the 14 day weather forecast for Somalia


Climate Somalia

Somalia has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Somalia is 29° degrees and there is about 265 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 165 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 7.

Somalia

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 30 30 31 31 30 29 27 27 28 29 30 30
Night temp. (°C) 25 25 26 27 27 26 25 25 25 26 26 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 1 1 3 51 39 24 24 18 9 29 49 17
Days with rain 1 - 4 15 19 16 19 15 9 12 15 7
Dry days 30 28 27 15 12 14 12 16 21 19 15 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 10 10 11 11 10 10 10 9 9 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 5 5 4 3 4 4 5 4 4 3 3 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Climate data from city: Mogadishu

Somalia weather by month

What is the average Somalia weather like in a given month? 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 Somalia?

Somalia lies in a straight line about 4,178 km from India (New Delhi → Mogadishu).

How long is the flight to Somalia?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Somalia is approximately 6 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in Somalia?

These are the largest airports in Somalia:

How many inhabitants are there in Somalia?

Somalia has approximately 14,742,523 inhabitants.

How big is Somalia?

The area of Somalia is around 637,657 km². It is 5x smaller than India.

What is the capital of Somalia?

The capital of Somalia is Mogadishu.

What is the currency of Somalia?

In Somalia the Somali shilling (SOS) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 6 July 2022

  • 1 Indian rupee = 7.84 Somali shilling
  • 1 Somali shilling = 0.13 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 783.62 Somali shilling
  • 100 Somali shilling = 12.76 Indian rupee

What is the area code of Somalia?

The area code to call Somalia is +252.