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Mombasa Climate & Temperature

  • Mombasa, Kenya is at 4°0'S, 39°36'E, 5 m (18 ft). See map.
  • Mombasa has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with a pronounced dry season in the high-sun months, no cold season, wet season is in the low-sun months (Köppen-Geiger classification: As).
  • The annual mean temperature is 26.3 degrees Celsius (79.3 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic. Mombasa Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1072.7 mm (42.2 inches) which is equivalent to 1072.7 Litres/m² (26.31 Gallons/ft²).
  • On average there are 2990 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Mombasa you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Atuona, French Polynesia where you would find a Tropical wet climate.

Mombasa Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 29 (84) 29 (84) 30 (85) 31 (87) 32 (89) 33 (91) 33 (92) 34 (93) 34 (93) 33 (91) 31 (88) 29 (85) 31 (88)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 24 (75) 24 (75) 25 (76) 26 (78) 27 (80) 27 (81) 28 (82) 28 (83) 28 (83) 28 (82) 26 (79) 25 (77) 26 (79)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 19 (67) 19 (67) 20 (67) 21 (70) 22 (72) 22 (72) 22 (72) 23 (73) 23 (73) 23 (73) 22 (71) 20 (68) 21 (70)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 72 (3) 68 (3) 67 (3) 103 (4) 105 (4) 76 (3) 34 (1) 14 (1) 56 (2) 154 (6) 236 (9) 88 (3) 1073 (42)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 10 (32) 11 (35) 9 (30) 8 (26) 7 (23) 6 (19) 3 (10) 2 (7) 5 (16) 13 (43) 17 (55) 10 (33) 101 (28)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 7h 00' 8h 00' 8h 24' 8h 36' 9h 06' 8h 48' 8h 36' 9h 10' 9h 05' 7h 24' 6h 36' 7h 30' 8h 11'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 11h 54' 11h 59' 12h 05' 12h 12' 12h 18' 12h 20' 12h 19' 12h 14' 12h 08' 12h 01' 11h 56' 11h 53' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 59 (41) 67 (33) 70 (30) 71 (29) 75 (25) 72 (28) 71 (29) 76 (24) 76 (24) 62 (38) 56 (44) 64 (36) 68 (32)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 65.5 73.9 85 82.3 73.7 70.6 73.9 82.7 85.4 74.1 65.8 62.6 74.6

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