For the adventurer, bird lover
                and water sports enthusiast

NAMIBIA

CLIMATE AND WEATHER OVERVIEW

Summer

November - April, days are generally hot and sunny. Daytime temperatures can rise to 35C and night temperatures drop to around 14C - 18C. The coastal region is cool and dry throughout the year. The rainy season runs from February to March and average rainfall varies from less than 50mm along the coast to 350mm in the central region and 700mm in the far north-eastern region.

Winter

May - October, days are dry, sunny and mild to warm while evening temperatures drop sharply. Daytime temperatures generally reach 23C and can drop to as low as 0C - 10C at night. It can be quite cold and windy at the coast, for which warm clothing and a windbreaker are necessary.

 

Coastal climate

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Hours of sunshine 7 6 7 8 8 8 8 7 6 7 7 7
Daytime
temperature
20C 21C 20C 18C 18C 20C 18C 16C 16C 16C 18C 19C
Nighttime
temperature
15C 16C 15C 13C 11C 11C 9C 9C 10C 11C 13C 14C
Water temperature 17C 17C 18C 17C 16C 15C 14C 14C 13C 14C 15C 16C
Days of rain 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0