Best time to visit, weather and climate Malawi

Best time to visit Malawi

The best time to visit Malawi is from march until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Malawi is 30°C in october and the lowest is 23°C in july.


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

Climate Malawi per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 26°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 28°C
176
mm
161
mm
118
mm
29
mm
10
mm
1
mm
2
mm
1
mm
1
mm
9
mm
49
mm
117
mm
Climate data from: Lilongwe


Climate Malawi

Malawi has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Malawi is 26° degrees and there is about 673 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 187 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 5.


Climate Malawi

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 26°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 28°C
Night 18°C 17°C 16°C 14°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 19°C
Precip 176
mm
161
mm
118
mm
29
mm
10
mm
1
mm
2
mm
1
mm
1
mm
9
mm
49
mm
117
mm
Rain
days
29 26 25 16 8 2 3 1 2 5 13 26
Dry
days
2 2 6 14 23 28 28 30 28 26 17 5
Sun hours
per day
9 9 8 9 9 7 7 9 10 10 10 11
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 2
UV-index 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6
 

Weather Malawi january

On average, it is maximum 26° in january in Malawi and at least around 18° degrees. In january there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 176 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi february

On average, it is maximum 26° in february in Malawi and at least around 17° degrees. In february there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 161 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi march

On average, it is maximum 26° in march in Malawi and at least around 16° degrees. In march there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 118 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi april

On average, it is maximum 25° in april in Malawi and at least around 14° degrees. In april there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi may

On average, it is maximum 25° in may in Malawi and at least around 13° degrees. In may there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi june

On average, it is maximum 24° in june in Malawi and at least around 11° degrees. In june there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi july

On average, it is maximum 23° in july in Malawi and at least around 11° degrees. In july there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi august

On average, it is maximum 26° in august in Malawi and at least around 13° degrees. In august there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi september

On average, it is maximum 29° in september in Malawi and at least around 16° degrees. In september there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi october

On average, it is maximum 30° in october in Malawi and at least around 18° degrees. In october there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi november

On average, it is maximum 30° in november in Malawi and at least around 19° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 49 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Malawi.

Weather Malawi december

On average, it is maximum 28° in december in Malawi and at least around 19° degrees. In december there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 117 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Malawi.

14 day weather forecast Malawi

The weather for Lilongwe in Malawi will be ° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

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About Malawi

Malawi is in the continental part Africa and the capital is Lilongwe. The total surface is 118.480 km² and the population consists of 17.373.185 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 3x as small as Philippines. If you want to call Malawi you have to use +265 or 00265 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2655012457809 or 002655012457809.

Malawi is in a straight line at 10.028 km distance from Manila. From Manila International Airport the flight time is about 12 hours35.

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Currency Malawi

In Malawi the Malawian kwacha is used to pay.

Exchange rate Malawian kwacha (MWK) 3 august 2021

1 Malawian kwacha = 0,06 Philippine piso
100 Malawian kwacha = 6,35 Philippine piso

1 Philippine piso = 15,75 Malawian kwacha
100 Philippine piso = 1.574,76 Malawian kwacha

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It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

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Time difference Malawi

In Malawi it is now 03:57 o’clock at night on tuesday 3 august 2021. That is 6 hour earlier than in Philippines. The time zone of Malawi is Africa/Blantyre and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.