Zimbabwe
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Zimbabwe

The best time to visit Zimbabwe is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Zimbabwe is 30°C in October and the lowest is 22°C in June.

Zimbabwe has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 25 24 23 22 22 25 29 30 29 27
Precipitation (mm) 140 99 54 23 4 1 2 1 1 7 55 115

Climate data from city: Harare




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Zimbabwe weather

The Zimbabwe weather for will be 17° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The Zimbabwe weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Harare.

5-day weather forecast Zimbabwe

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
6 july
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26°C
9°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
ESE
6
Thursday
7 july
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25°C
9°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
ESE
6
Friday
8 july
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24°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
ESE
6
Saturday
9 july
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24°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
ESE
6
Sunday
10 july
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24°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
E
6

View the 14 day weather forecast for Zimbabwe


Climate Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Zimbabwe is 26° degrees and there is about 501 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 228 days a year with an average humidity of 63% and an UV-index of 5.

Zimbabwe

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 25 24 23 22 22 25 29 30 29 27
Night temp. (°C) 17 16 15 13 11 9 8 10 13 16 17 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 140 99 54 23 4 1 2 1 1 7 55 115
Days with rain 24 20 17 11 4 1 3 1 1 4 13 22
Dry days 7 8 14 19 27 29 28 30 29 27 17 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 11 10 7 7 7 7 7 10 10 12 11
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2
UV-index 6 5 5 5 5 4 5 5 6 6 6 5

Climate data from city: Harare

Zimbabwe weather by month

What is the average Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe?

Zimbabwe lies in a straight line about 7,393 km from India (New Delhi → Harare).

How long is the flight to Zimbabwe?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Zimbabwe is approximately 10 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Zimbabwe?

These are the largest airports in Zimbabwe:

  • Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport – Harare
  • Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport – Bulawayo
  • Victoria Falls International Airport – Victoria Falls

How many inhabitants are there in Zimbabwe?

Zimbabwe has approximately 14,542,235 inhabitants.

How big is Zimbabwe?

The area of Zimbabwe is around 390,580 km². It is 8x smaller than India.

What is the capital of Zimbabwe?

The capital of Zimbabwe is Harare.

What is the currency of Zimbabwe?

In Zimbabwe the US dollar (USD), Botswana pula (BWP), Pound sterling (GBP), Euro (EUR), South African rand (ZAR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 6 July 2022

  • 1 Indian rupee = 0.013 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 74.14 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 1.35 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 7,414.44 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 0.15 Botswana pula
  • 1 Botswana pula = 6.68 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 14.97 Botswana pula
  • 100 Botswana pula = 667.99 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 0.010 Pound sterling
  • 1 Pound sterling = 98.28 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 1.02 Pound sterling
  • 100 Pound sterling = 9,827.76 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 0.011 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 88.05 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 1.14 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 8,804.55 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 0.21 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 4.81 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 20.81 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 480.73 Indian rupee

What is the area code of Zimbabwe?

The area code to call Zimbabwe is +263.