Zimbabwe
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Zimbabwe

The best time to visit in Zimbabwe is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Zimbabwe is 30°C in October and the lowest is 22°C in June.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 25 24 23 22 22 25 29 30 29 27
Precipitation (mm) 140 99 54 23 4 1 2 1 1 7 55 115

Climate data from city: Harare




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14 day weather forecast Zimbabwe

The weather for Zimbabwe will be 22° till 28° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Zimbabwe is based on the weather conditions in the city of Harare.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Monday
24 january
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22°C
15°C
0.5 mm
15%
6 Bft
ZZO
1
Tuesday
25 january
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19°C
16°C
3.2 mm
60%
7 Bft
ZZO
1
Wednesday
26 january
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17°C
16°C
7.3 mm
80%
5 Bft
O
1
Thursday
27 january
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19°C
16°C
8.6 mm
80%
4 Bft
NO
1
Friday
28 january
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21°C
16°C
19.6 mm
85%
3 Bft
NO
3
Saturday
29 january
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25°C
15°C
1.9 mm
40%
3 Bft
NO
3
Sunday
30 january
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25°C
14°C
0.1 mm
20%
3 Bft
O
3
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Monday
31 january
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25°C
14°C
1.8 mm
40%
3 Bft
ONO
3
Tuesday
1 february
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25°C
14°C
3.8 mm
55%
2 Bft
ONO
3
Wednesday
2 february
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25°C
16°C
0.9 mm
25%
1 Bft
O
3
Thursday
3 february
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25°C
17°C
0.4 mm
15%
2 Bft
NO
3
Friday
4 february
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27°C
16°C
1.0 mm
25%
2 Bft
NNO
3
Saturday
5 february
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28°C
16°C
0.6 mm
15%
3 Bft
O
3
Sunday
6 february
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27°C
15°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
OZO
3

Climate Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe is 26° degrees and there is about 501 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 228 days a year with an average humidity of 63% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Zimbabwe

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 25 24 23 22 22 25 29 30 29 27
Night temp. (°C) 17 16 15 13 11 9 8 10 13 16 17 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 140 99 54 23 4 1 2 1 1 7 55 115
Days with rain 24 20 17 11 4 1 3 1 1 4 13 22
Dry days 7 8 14 19 27 29 28 30 29 27 17 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 11 10 7 7 7 7 7 10 10 12 11
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2
UV-index 6 5 5 5 5 4 5 5 6 6 6 5

Climate data from city: Harare

Zimbabwe weather by month

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

Zimbabwe lies in a straight line about 10,718 km from Philippines (Manila → Harare).

How long is the flight to Zimbabwe?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Zimbabwe is approximately 13 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Zimbabwe?

These are the largest airports in Zimbabwe:

  • Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport — Harare
  • Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport — Bulawayo
  • Victoria Falls International Airport — Victoria Falls

How many inhabitants are there in Zimbabwe?

Zimbabwe has approximately 14,542,235 inhabitants.

How big is Zimbabwe?

The area of Zimbabwe is around 390,580 km². It is 1,5x bigger than Philippines.

What is the capital of Zimbabwe?

The capital of Zimbabwe is Harare.

What is the currency of Zimbabwe?

In Zimbabwe the US dollar (USD), Botswana pula (BWP), Pound sterling (GBP), Euro (EUR), South African rand (ZAR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 24 January 2022

  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.021 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 48.29 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 2.07 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 4,829.05 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.23 Botswana pula
  • 1 Botswana pula = 4.35 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 22.98 Botswana pula
  • 100 Botswana pula = 435.07 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.016 Pound sterling
  • 1 Pound sterling = 64.01 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 1.56 Pound sterling
  • 100 Pound sterling = 6,400.97 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.017 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 57.35 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 1.74 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 5,734.54 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.32 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 3.13 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 31.94 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 313.10 Philippine piso

What is the area code of Zimbabwe?

The area code to call Zimbabwe is +263.