Best time to visit, weather and climate Bakau

Best time to visit Bakau, Gambia

The best time to visit Bakau in Gambia is from january until december, when you will have a warm temperature and none till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Bakau is 32°C in november and the lowest is 29°C in february. The water temperature is between 20°C and 30°C. The weather and climate of Bakau is suitable for a sun holiday.

The average climate figure for Bakau is an 9,3. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Bakau has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Bakau 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 30 years.



Climate Bakau per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
30°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 31°C
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Climate Bakau

Bakau has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Bakau is 30° degrees and there is about 345 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 282 days a year with an average humidity of 62% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Bakau

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 30°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 31°C
Night 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 24°C
Water 23°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 28°C 26°C
Precip 0
mm
0
mm
2
mm
1
mm
6
mm
15
mm
53
mm
133
mm
107
mm
26
mm
2
mm
0
mm
Rain
days
0 0 1 2 3 7 13 20 17 8 2 0
Dry
days
31 28 30 28 28 23 18 11 13 23 28 31
Sun hours
per day
10 10 10 10 10 10 8 8 8 10 10 10
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
 


Climate Bakau january

On average, it is maximum 30° in january in Bakau and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau february

On average, it is maximum 29° in february in Bakau and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau march

On average, it is maximum 30° in march in Bakau and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 22° degrees. In march there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau april

On average, it is maximum 29° in april in Bakau and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In april there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in Bakau and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In may there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Bakau and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In june there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july in Bakau and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In july there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 53 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau august

On average, it is maximum 29° in august in Bakau and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In august there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 133 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau september

On average, it is maximum 30° in september in Bakau and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In september there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 107 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau october

On average, it is maximum 31° in october in Bakau and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau november

On average, it is maximum 32° in november in Bakau and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In november there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Bakau.

Climate Bakau december

On average, it is maximum 31° in december in Bakau and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Bakau.

14 day weather forecast Bakau

The weather for Bakau in Gambia will be 28° till 29° 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

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
14 Aug
Onweer met zware regen 27°C 25°C 29°C 17 mm 85% 6m/s 5
Sa
15 Aug
Bewolkt 28°C 26°C 29°C 0.6 mm 15% 6m/s 11
Su
16 Aug
Bewolkt 29°C 27°C 29°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 10
Mo
17 Aug
Broken wolken 29°C 26°C 29°C 0.1 mm 20% 5m/s 9
Tu
18 Aug
Broken wolken 29°C 27°C 29°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 8
We
19 Aug
Bewolkt 28°C 26°C 29°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 3
Th
20 Aug
Broken wolken 28°C 25°C 29°C 0.1 mm 20% 5m/s 8

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
21 Aug
Lichte Regen 28°C 25°C 29°C 14 mm 80% 3m/s 5
Sa
22 Aug
Bewolkt 29°C 26°C 29°C 4.5 mm 60% 4m/s 7
Su
23 Aug
Bewolkt 29°C 26°C 29°C 1.9 mm 40% 4m/s 5
Mo
24 Aug
Broken wolken 28°C 26°C 29°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 2
Tu
25 Aug
Broken wolken 29°C 26°C 29°C 0.2 mm 20% 5m/s 2
We
26 Aug
Broken wolken 29°C 26°C 29°C 1.8 mm 40% 7m/s 1
Th
27 Aug
Bewolkt 28°C 26°C 29°C 1.9 mm 40% 8m/s 1

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Flight tickets to Bakau

The 3 nearest airports to Bakau you can fly to are:

  • Banjul International Airport (16 km)
    Banjul NDing
  • Ziguinchor Airport (111 km)
    Ziguinchor
  • Blaise Diagne International Airport (139 km)
    Dakar

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About Bakau

Bakau lies in Gambia . If you want to call Bakau you have to use +220 or 00220 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 +2205012457809 or 002205012457809.

Bakau is in a straight line at 4.481 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 6 hours55.

The coordinates of Bakau, Gambia are latitude: 13.478056 en longitude: -16.681944

The GPS coordinates are N 13° 28' 41.1600" en W 16° 40' 54.8400"

Currency Bakau

In Bakau the Gambian dalasi is used to pay.

Exchange rate Gambian dalasi (GMD) 14 august 2020

1 Gambian dalasi = 0,01 Pound sterling
100 Gambian dalasi = 1,48 Pound sterling

1 Pound sterling = 67,67 Gambian dalasi
100 Pound sterling = 6.766,72 Gambian dalasi

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Time difference Bakau

In Bakau it is now 10:13 o’clock in the morning on friday 14 august 2020. That is 1 hour earlier than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Bakau is Africa/Banjul and the Greenwich time is UTC+00.

Vaccinations Bakau

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Gele koorts
  • 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 Bakau.

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