Best time to visit Mogadishu, Somalia

The best time to visit Mogadishu in Somalia is from january until december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Mogadishu is 31°C in march and the lowest is 27°C in july. The water temperature is between 27°C and 30°C.

The average climate figure for Mogadishu is an 9,7. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


Mogadishu has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Mogadishu 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 Mogadishu per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
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Climate Mogadishu

Mogadishu 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 Mogadishu 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.


Climate Mogadishu

 
Day
Night
Water
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 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Night 25°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Water 27°C 27°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 29°C
Precip 1
mm
1
mm
3
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51
mm
39
mm
24
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24
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18
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9
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29
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49
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17
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Rain
days
1 0 4 15 19 16 19 15 9 12 15 7
Dry
days
30 28 27 15 12 14 12 16 21 19 15 24
Sun hours
per day
10 10 10 11 11 10 10 10 9 9 9 9
Wind force
in 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
 

Weather Mogadishu january

On average, it is maximum 30° in january in Mogadishu and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In january there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu february

On average, it is maximum 30° in february in Mogadishu and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu march

On average, it is maximum 31° in march in Mogadishu and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In march there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu april

On average, it is maximum 31° in april in Mogadishu and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In april there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu may

On average, it is maximum 30° in may in Mogadishu and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In may there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 39 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Mogadishu and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In june there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu july

On average, it is maximum 27° in july in Mogadishu and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In july there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu august

On average, it is maximum 27° in august in Mogadishu and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In august there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu september

On average, it is maximum 28° in september in Mogadishu and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In september there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu october

On average, it is maximum 29° in october in Mogadishu and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu november

On average, it is maximum 30° in november in Mogadishu and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In november there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 49 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Mogadishu.

Weather Mogadishu december

On average, it is maximum 30° in december in Mogadishu and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In december there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Mogadishu.

14 day weather forecast Mogadishu

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

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Vacation Mogadishu

Hotels and apartments in Mogadishu

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Flight tickets to Mogadishu

The nearest airport to Mogadishu that you can fly to is:

  • Aden Adde International Airport (5 km)
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About Mogadishu

Mogadishu lies in Somalia in the province Banaadir and the population consists of 1.100.000 inhabitants. If you want to call Mogadishu you have to use +252 or 00252 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 +2525012457809 or 002525012457809.

Mogadishu is in a straight line at 8.406 km distance from Manila. From Manila International Airport the flight time is about 11 hours5.

The coordinates of Mogadishu, Somalia are latitude: 2.046193 en longitude: 45.33407

The GPS coordinates are N 2° 2' 46.3200" en E 45° 20' 2.7600"

Currency Mogadishu

In Mogadishu the Somali shilling is used to pay.

Exchange rate Somali shilling (SOS) 14 may 2021

1 Somali shilling = 0,08 Philippine piso
100 Somali shilling = 8,31 Philippine piso

1 Philippine piso = 12,03 Somali shilling
100 Philippine piso = 1.203,14 Somali shilling

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Time difference Mogadishu

In Mogadishu it is now 06:10 o’clock in the morning on friday 14 may 2021. That is 5 hour earlier than in Philippines. The time zone of Mogadishu is Africa/Mogadishu and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Vaccinations Mogadishu

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Mogadishu.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)