Burundi weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Burundi

The best time to visit in Burundi is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Burundi is 23°C in January and the lowest is 20°C in May.

Burundi has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Burundi 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 Burundi by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 23 23 23 21 20 20 22 22 23 23 23 23
Precipitation (mm) 86 98 134 144 87 17 6 16 35 82 117 100
Climate data from city: Bujumbura

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14 day weather forecast Burundi

The weather for in Burundi will be 30° till 26° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Burundi is based on the weather conditions in the city of Bujumbura.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 2 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
19°
4.4 mm 60% 2 m/s 2
Friday 3 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
19°
2.0 mm 40% 2 m/s 2
Saturday 4 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
20°
1.2 mm 30% 3 m/s 2
Sunday 5 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
19°
3.9 mm 55% 3 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
19°
5.1 mm 65% 2 m/s 3
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
20°
1.9 mm 40% 2 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
20°
0.7 mm 20% 3 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
20°
1.8 mm 40% 2 m/s 3
Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
19°
1.1 mm 25% 2 m/s 3
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
21°
1.4 mm 30% 2 m/s 3
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
22°
1.4 mm 30% 1 m/s 3
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
23°
0.3 mm 10% 1 m/s 3
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
23°
0.3 mm 10% 1 m/s 3
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
22°
1.4 mm 30% 1 m/s 3

Climate Burundi

Burundi has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Burundi is 22° degrees and there is about 922 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 96 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Burundi

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 23 23 23 21 20 20 22 22 23 23 23 23
Night temp. (°C) 14 13 13 13 12 11 11 13 14 15 14 14
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 86 98 134 144 87 17 6 16 35 82 117 100
Days with rain 26 26 29 29 24 11 6 10 15 21 27 28
Dry days 5 2 2 1 7 19 25 21 15 10 3 3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 9 9 8 6 9 10 10 11 9 9 11
Wind force (Bft) 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1
UV-index 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Climate data from city: Bujumbura

Burundi weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Burundi? 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 Burundi?

Burundi lies in a straight line about 10,216 km from Philippines (Manila → Bujumbura).

How long is the flight to Burundi?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Burundi is approximately 12 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Burundi?

These are the largest airports in Burundi:

  • Bujumbura International Airport – Bujumbura

How many inhabitants are there in Burundi?

Burundi has approximately 10,400,938 inhabitants.

How big is Burundi?

The area of Burundi is around 27,834 km². It is 11x smaller than Philippines.

What is the capital of Burundi?

The capital of Burundi is Bujumbura.

What is the currency of Burundi?

In Burundi the Burundian franc (BIF) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 2 December 2021

  • 1 Burundian franc = 39.98 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.025 Burundian franc
  • 10 Burundian franc = 399.82 Philippine piso
  • 10 Philippine piso = 0.25 Burundian franc
  • 100 Burundian franc = 3,998.17 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 2.50 Burundian franc

What is the area code of Burundi?

The area code to call Burundi is +257.