South Sudan
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit South Sudan

The best time to visit South Sudan is from January until December, when you will have a warm till very hot temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in South Sudan is 38°C in February and the lowest is 31°C in July.

South Sudan has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in South Sudan 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 South Sudan weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 37 38 37 35 32 32 31 31 32 32 33 35
Precipitation (mm) 3 11 20 44 74 72 75 79 70 83 32 7

Climate data from city: Juba




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South Sudan weather

The South Sudan weather for will be 31° till 39° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The South Sudan weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Juba.

South Sudan 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Tuesday
17 may
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37°C
22°C
0.3 mm
10%
1 Bft
SSE
11
Wednesday
18 may
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38°C
23°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SE
10
Thursday
19 may
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39°C
23°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
S
6
Friday
20 may
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39°C
22°C
0.8 mm
20%
2 Bft
S
4
Saturday
21 may
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38°C
21°C
0.6 mm
15%
2 Bft
SSW
9


Climate South Sudan

South Sudan has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for South Sudan is 34° degrees and there is about 571 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 129 days a year with an average humidity of 56% and an UV-index of 7.

South Sudan

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 37 38 37 35 32 32 31 31 32 32 33 35
Night temp. (°C) 23 25 26 24 23 21 21 21 21 22 23 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 3 11 20 44 74 72 75 79 70 83 32 7
Days with rain 2 5 11 18 23 25 27 28 25 23 13 5
Dry days 29 23 20 12 8 5 4 3 5 8 17 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 10 10 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 2
UV-index 8 8 8 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 7 7

Climate data from city: Juba

South Sudan weather by month

What is the average South Sudan 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 South Sudan?

South Sudan lies in a straight line about 9,808 km from Philippines (Manila → Juba).

How long is the flight to South Sudan?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to South Sudan is approximately 13 h. 40 min.

What are the largest airports in South Sudan?

These are the largest airports in South Sudan:

  • Malakal Airport – Malakal
  • Wau Airport – Wau
  • Juba International Airport – Juba

How many inhabitants are there in South Sudan?

South Sudan has approximately 11,868,209 inhabitants.

How big is South Sudan?

The area of South Sudan is around 619,745 km². It is 2,5x bigger than Philippines.

What is the capital of South Sudan?

The capital of South Sudan is Juba.

What is the currency of South Sudan?

In South Sudan the South Sudanese pound (SSP) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 17 May 2022

What is the area code of South Sudan?

The area code to call South Sudan is +211.