Best Time to Visit Uganda

The best time to visit Uganda will depend on the kinds of activities you would like to experience; but the country can be visited at any time of year as it mostly enjoys the perfect tropical climate all year round. Temperatures average about 26°C - 30°C (78°F - 86°F) with the hottest months being December to February.

Best time to visit

If you’re looking for the best trekking conditions to see mountain gorillas and chimpanzees visit during Uganda’s two dry seasons: December to February and June to August. While game viewing is great during this time, September and October is best for spotting large herds along rivers and at waterholes while vegetation is low. While bird watching is possible throughout the year migratory birds can be seen from November to February.

Climate guide for Uganda

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79°F 11mm
81°F 26mm
81°F 23mm
78°F 28mm
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84°F 7mm
85°F 9mm
84°F 14mm
83°F 12mm
84°F 6mm
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86°F 25mm
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83°F 27mm
82°F 19mm
80°F 14mm
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79°F 22mm
78°F 13mm
96°F 2mm
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98°F 19mm
92°F 36mm
88°F 30mm
87°F 32mm
86°F 25mm
85°F 29mm
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88°F 34mm
90°F 17mm
92°F 6mm
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80°F 27mm
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81°F 11mm
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83°F 16mm
80°F 20mm
79°F 21mm
79°F 15mm
79°F 11mm
81°F 26mm
81°F 23mm
78°F 28mm
80°F 16mm
81°F 9mm
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81°F 6mm
82°F 12mm
80°F 17mm
79°F 21mm
76°F 18mm
98°F 2mm
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99°F 18mm
93°F 33mm
88°F 29mm
87°F 26mm
86°F 26mm
87°F 26mm
88°F 24mm
89°F 25mm
90°F 16mm
91°F 5mm
84°F 8mm
86°F 25mm
84°F 24mm
83°F 27mm
82°F 19mm
80°F 14mm
80°F 16mm
81°F 17mm
81°F 21mm
81°F 20mm
79°F 22mm
78°F 13mm

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