Chobe weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Chobe

The best time to visit the region in Chobe in Botswana is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and none till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Chobe is 37°C in October and the lowest is 26°C in June.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 30 29 30 29 28 26 26 30 35 37 34 31
Precipitation (mm) 113 88 59 11 0 0 0 0 0 4 37 99

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14 day weather forecast Chobe

The weather for in Chobe will be 40° till 24° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Friday 3 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
40°
22°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Saturday 4 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
40°
23°
0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 2
Sunday 5 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
25°
0.8 mm 20% 2 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
22°
3.1 mm 50% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
37°
21°
1.6 mm 35% 3 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
23°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 3
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
24°
0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
21°
0.9 mm 25% 3 m/s 3
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
20°
2.6 mm 45% 2 m/s 3
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
21°
1.8 mm 35% 2 m/s 3
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
21°
5.1 mm 65% 2 m/s 3
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
22°
1.8 mm 40% 2 m/s 3
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
23°
2.5 mm 45% 1 m/s 3
Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
22°
2.4 mm 45% 1 m/s 3

Climate Chobe

The region Chobe 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 Chobe is 30° degrees and there is about 412 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 247 days a year with an average humidity of 50% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Chobe

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 30 29 30 29 28 26 26 30 35 37 34 31
Night temp. (°C) 20 19 19 16 14 12 12 14 19 22 23 22
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 113 88 59 11 0 0 0 0 0 4 37 99
Days with rain 23 19 18 8 1 - - - - 3 13 22
Dry days 8 9 13 22 30 30 31 31 30 28 17 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 9 9 10 7 8 9 10 10 12 12 11
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2
UV-index 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 6 7 8 7 6

Chobe weather by month

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

The region Chobe is located in Botswana. It lies in a straight line at 5,027 miles from London.

The coordinates of Chobe are:

  • Latitude: -17.816667
  • Longitude: 25.15

The GPS coordinates are 17° 49' S, 25° 9' E

How long is the flight to Chobe?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Chobe is approximately 11 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Chobe?

These are the largest airports in Chobe:

  • Francistown Airport – Francistown
  • Kasane Airport – Kasane
  • Maun Airport – Maun
  • Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport – Livingstone
  • Kenneth Kaunda International Airport Lusaka – Lusaka

What is the currency of Chobe?

In Chobe the Botswana pula (BWP) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 3 December 2021

  • 1 Botswana pula = 14.71 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.068 Botswana pula
  • 10 Botswana pula = 147.12 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.68 Botswana pula
  • 100 Botswana pula = 1,471.24 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 6.80 Botswana pula

What is the area code of Chobe?

The area code to call Chobe is +267.