Basra weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Basra

The best time to visit in Basra in Zanzibar is from January until March and June until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Basra is 30°C in March and the lowest is 27°C in June.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 29 29 30 29 28 27 27 27 27 28 29 29
Precipitation (mm) 52 35 103 208 154 38 30 28 28 50 97 104

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14 day weather forecast Basra

The weather for in Basra will be 33° till 32° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 20 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
22°
0.4 mm 15% 4 m/s 8
Thursday 21 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
21°
0.3 mm 10% 3 m/s 4
Friday 22 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
22°
0.8 mm 20% 3 m/s 11
Saturday 23 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
22°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 10
Sunday 24 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
22°
0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 7
Monday 25 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
22°
0.3 mm 10% 3 m/s 12
Tuesday 26 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
22°
2.9 mm 50% 2 m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
23°
1.8 mm 35% 4 m/s 11
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
22°
0.2 mm 20% 3 m/s 12
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
22°
0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 4
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
22°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 5
Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
1.5 mm 35% 3 m/s 4
Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
23°
3.3 mm 50% 3 m/s 4
Tuesday 2 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
25°
0.6 mm 15% 3 m/s 4

Climate Basra

Basra has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Basra is 28° degrees and there is about 928 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 63 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Basra

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 29 29 30 29 28 27 27 27 27 28 29 29
Night temp. (°C) 27 27 27 26 25 24 24 24 24 25 26 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 52 35 103 208 154 38 30 28 28 50 97 104
Days with rain 16 13 24 27 25 20 21 18 16 17 21 26
Dry days 15 15 7 3 6 10 10 13 14 14 9 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 11 10
Wind force (Bft) 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7

Basra weather by month

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

Basra is located in Zanzibar. It lies in a straight line at 4,610 miles from London.

The coordinates of Basra are:

  • Latitude: -6.1
  • Longitude: 39.283333

The GPS coordinates are 6° 6' S, 39° 16' E

How long is the flight to Basra?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Basra is approximately 10 h. 20 min.

What are the nearest airports to Basra?

These are the airports closests to Basra:

How big is Basra?

The area of Basra is around 242 mi².

What is the currency of Basra?

In Basra the US dollar (USD), Tanzanian shilling (TZS) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 20 October 2021

  • 1 US dollar = 1.33 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.75 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 13.26 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 7.54 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 132.55 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 75.44 US dollar
  • 1 Tanzanian shilling = 3,073.91 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.000 Tanzanian shilling
  • 10 Tanzanian shilling = 30,739.08 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.003 Tanzanian shilling
  • 100 Tanzanian shilling = 307,390.79 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 0.033 Tanzanian shilling

What is the area code of Basra?

The area code to call Basra is +255.