Democratic Republic of the Congo

Best time to visit, climate and weather Democratic Republic of the Congo

Best time to visit Democratic Republic of the Congo

Best time to visit Democratic Republic of the Congo

The best time to visit Democratic Republic of the Congo is from january until december, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Democratic Republic of the Congo is 36° in march and the lowest is 31° in may.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Democratic Republic of the Congo or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Democratic Republic of the Congo

Climate data from: Kinshasa
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
34° 35° 36° 32° 31° 31° 35° 34° 34° 34° 34° 33°
MM
rain
78 mm 75 mm 64 mm 59 mm 59 mm 7 mm 1 mm 6 mm 27 mm 100 mm 91 mm 101 mm
Holiday Democratic Republic of the Congo

Holiday Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo per Month
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Democratic Republic of the Congo there is the tropical wet and dry or savanna climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Democratic Republic of the Congo is 31° degrees and there is about 668 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 161 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
34° 35° 36° 32° 31° 31° 35° 34° 34° 34° 34° 33°
Night
min °C
22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 21° 21° 22° 23° 22° 22° 22°
MM
rain
78 mm 75 mm 64 mm 59 mm 59 mm 7 mm 1 mm 6 mm 27 mm 100 mm 91 mm 101 mm
Rain
days
22 19 21 19 18 6 2 5 12 21 20 23
Dry
days
9 9 10 11 13 24 29 26 18 10 10 8
Wind force
in Bft
1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1
Average
UV-index
7 6 6 7 7 6 7 7 7 7 6 6
 

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo january

On average, it is maximum 34° in january in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In january there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 78 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo february

On average, it is maximum 35° in february in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In february there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 75 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo march

On average, it is maximum 36° in march in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In march there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 64 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo april

On average, it is maximum 32° in april in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In april there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 59 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo may

On average, it is maximum 31° in may in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In may there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 59 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo june

On average, it is maximum 31° in june in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 21° degrees. In june there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo july

On average, it is maximum 35° in july in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 21° degrees. In july there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo august

On average, it is maximum 34° in august in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In august there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo september

On average, it is maximum 34° in september in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 23° degrees. In september there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo october

On average, it is maximum 34° in october in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In october there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 100 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo november

On average, it is maximum 34° in november in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In november there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 91 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Climate Democratic Republic of the Congo december

On average, it is maximum 33° in december in Democratic Republic of the Congo and at least around 22° degrees. In december there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 101 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

14 day weather forecast Democratic Republic of the Congo

14 day weather forecast Democratic Republic of the Congo

The weather for Kinshasa in Democratic Republic of the Congo will be 36° till 33° 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 Democratic Republic of the Congo is based on the weather in Kinshasa.

Weather forecast this week
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Mo
20 May
Tu
21 May
We
22 May
Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
  Broken wolken Broken wolken Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Broken wolken Bewolkt
Max (°C) 32° 36° 30° 32° 35° 37° 36°
Min (°C) 24° 24° 24° 24° 24° 25° 25°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
2.4
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
0.8
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 15% 35% 0% 15% 15%
UV-index
UV-index 5 8 4 3 3 5 5

Weather forecast next week
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Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
  Bewolkt Light doucheregen Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt
Max (°C) 33° 30° 34° 31° 33° 32° 33°
Min (°C) 25° 24° 25° 23° 22° 22° 22°
Rainfall (mm) 2.8
mm
6.1
mm
0.1
mm
1.6
mm
0.3
mm
0
mm
2.6
mm
Rainfall (%) 35% 55% 15% 25% 15% 0% 35%
UV-index
UV-index 3 3 4 3 4 3 3
About Democratic Republic of the Congo

About Democratic Republic of the Congo

Democratic Republic of the Congo is in the continental part Afrika and the capital is Kinshasa. The total surface is 2.345.410 km² with 37 km of coastline and the population consists of 81.339.900 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 10x bigger than United Kingdom. If you want to call Democratic Republic of the Congo you have to use +242 or 00242 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2425012457809 or 002425012457809.

Democratic Republic of the Congo is in a straight line at 6.515 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 9 hour.

Time difference Democratic Republic of the Congo

Time difference Democratic Republic of the Congo

In Democratic Republic of the Congo it is now 12:06 o’clock in the afternoon on monday 20 may 2019. That is equal to the time in United Kingdom. The time zone of Democratic Republic of the Congo is Africa/Kinshasa and the Greenwich time is UTC+01.

Currency Democratic Republic of the Congo

Currency Democratic Republic of the Congo

In Democratic Republic of the Congo the Congolese frank is used to pay.

Exchange rate Congolese frank op 20 may 2019

1 Congolese frank = € 0,00 euro
100 Congolese frank = € 0,05 euro

1 euro = 1.847,22 Congolese frank
100 euro = 184.722,38 Congolese frank

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Vaccinations Democratic Republic of the Congo

Vaccinations Democratic Republic of the Congo

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera
  • Gele koorts

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)