Kenema
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Kenema

The best time to visit in Kenema in Sierra Leone is from January until July and November and December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Kenema is 36°C in February and the lowest is 27°C in August.

Kenema has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Kenema 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 Kenema by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 34 36 36 35 33 30 28 27 29 30 31 32
Precipitation (mm) 7 12 43 53 90 116 131 188 182 169 85 10



Travel and stay Kenema


Looking to book a flight to Kenema? Hop on one of these airlines.

14 day weather forecast Kenema

The weather for Kenema will be around 36° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Monday
24 january
Icon
36°C
19°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
ZZO
2
Tuesday
25 january
Icon
37°C
19°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
ZZW
2
Wednesday
26 january
Icon
36°C
17°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
ZZO
2
Thursday
27 january
Icon
34°C
20°C
0.1 mm
20%
1 Bft
ZZO
2
Friday
28 january
Icon
34°C
20°C
9.6 mm
75%
1 Bft
W
2
Saturday
29 january
Icon
34°C
21°C
4.3 mm
60%
1 Bft
ZW
2
Sunday
30 january
Icon
36°C
21°C
0.3 mm
10%
1 Bft
WZW
2
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Monday
31 january
Icon
36°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
Z
3
Tuesday
1 february
Icon
35°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
Z
3
Wednesday
2 february
Icon
36°C
21°C
0.2 mm
20%
1 Bft
WNW
3
Thursday
3 february
Icon
35°C
21°C
0.1 mm
20%
1 Bft
OZO
3
Friday
4 february
Icon
36°C
21°C
0.1 mm
20%
1 Bft
ZZW
3
Saturday
5 february
Icon
37°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
W
3
Sunday
6 february
Icon
36°C
22°C
0.3 mm
10%
1 Bft
ZZW
3

Climate Kenema

Kenema has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Kenema is 32° degrees and there is about 1087 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 77 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Kenema

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 34 36 36 35 33 30 28 27 29 30 31 32
Night temp. (°C) 20 21 22 23 23 22 21 22 22 22 22 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 7 12 43 53 90 116 131 188 182 169 85 10
Days with rain 6 9 19 23 29 29 30 30 30 30 26 8
Dry days 25 19 12 7 2 1 1 1 - 1 4 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 9 9 8 7 6 4 3 5 7 8 9
Wind force (Bft) 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1
UV-index 7 7 7 7 6 6 5 5 6 6 7 7

Kenema weather by month

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


Weather experiences Kenema

Already been to Kenema?

Submit your Kenema weather experience today and get a chance to win £100!

Your email will not be included in the review and will not be passed on to third parties.

By submitting the data you agree to our privacy policy

Frequently asked questions

Where is Kenema?

Kenema is located in Sierra Leone. It lies in a straight line at 3,079 miles from London.

The coordinates of Kenema are:

  • Latitude: 7.87687
  • Longitude: -11.190245

The GPS coordinates are 7° 52' N, 11° 11' W

How long is the flight to Kenema?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Kenema is approximately 7 h. 40 min.

What are the nearest airports to Kenema?

These are the airports closests to Kenema:

  • Kenema Airport (1 mi) — Kenema
  • Bo Airport (39 mi) — Bo
  • Yengema Airport (52 mi) — Yengema

How many inhabitants are there in Kenema?

Kenema has approximately 143,137 inhabitants.

How big is Kenema?

The area of Kenema is around 4,402 mi².

What is the currency of Kenema?

In Kenema the Sierra Leonean leone (SLL) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 24 January 2022

  • 1 British pound = 13,238.56 Sierra Leonean leone
  • 1 Sierra Leonean leone = 0.000 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 1,323,855.51 Sierra Leonean leone
  • 100 Sierra Leonean leone = 0.008 British pound

What is the area code of Kenema?

The area code to call Kenema is +232.