Gabon
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Gabon

To go to Gabon, the best time to visit is June through September. In this period you have a warm temperature and almost no precipitation. In Gabon, February is the warmest month with 30°C and the most cold month is 27°C in July.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather per month in Gabon, the monthly temperatures or the most rainfall. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Gabon by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 29 30 30 30 29 28 27 27 28 28 28 29
Precipitation (mm) 115 119 143 129 112 29 5 6 40 181 192 141

Weather data from: Libreville




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Climate Gabon

Gabon has a tropical savanna climate. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Gabon is 28° degrees and there is about 1211 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 86 days a year with an average humidity of 83% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate Gabon by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 29 30 30 30 29 28 27 27 28 28 28 29
Night temp. (°C) 25 25 26 25 25 23 22 23 24 24 24 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 115 119 143 129 112 29 5 6 40 181 192 141
Days with rain 30 26 29 27 25 12 5 6 17 28 28 30
Dry days 1 2 2 3 6 18 26 25 13 3 2 1
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 9 8 8 8 7 6 5 5 6 7 8
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 7 7

Weather data from: Libreville


Gabon weather by month

What is the average Gabon 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.

Gabon weather

The weather for Gabon over the next 14 days will be 27°C till 30° with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Gabon is based on the weather in Libreville.

5-day weather forecast Gabon

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Monday
28 november
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28°C
25°C
7 mm
4 m/s
Tuesday
29 november
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27°C
23°C
6.7 mm
3 m/s
Wednesday
30 november
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29°C
24°C
0.4 mm
3 m/s
Thursday
1 december
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29°C
25°C
0.6 mm
4 m/s
Friday
2 december
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29°C
25°C
8.3 mm
4 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Gabon


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Gabon?

Gabon lies in a straight line about 12,112 km from Philippines (Manila → Libreville).

How long is the flight to Gabon?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Gabon is approximately 15 h. 10 min.

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What are the largest airports in Gabon?

These are the largest airports in Gabon:

  • Libreville Leon M'ba International Airport (LBV) in Libreville
  • Port Gentil Airport (POG) in Port-Gentil
  • Oyem Airport (OYE) in Oyem
  • M'Vengue El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba International Airport (MVB) in Franceville
  • Mouilla Ville Airport (MJL) in Mouila
  • Makokou Airport (MKU) in Makokou
  • Koulamoutou Mabimbi Airport (KOU) in Koulamoutou

How many inhabitants does Gabon have?

Gabon has 2,025,137 inhabitants.

How big is Gabon?

The surface area of Gabon is 267,667 km². It is slightly smaller than Philippines.

What is the capital of Gabon?

The capital of Gabon is Libreville.

What is the currency of Gabon?

In Gabon, the CFA franc BEAC (XAF) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 28 November 2022

  • 1 Philippine piso = 11.44 CFA franc BEAC
  • 1 CFA franc BEAC = 0.087 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 1,143.70 CFA franc BEAC
  • 100 CFA franc BEAC = 8.74 Philippine piso

What is the area code of Gabon?

The area code to call Gabon is +241.

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