Climate and Average Weather Year Round in Somalia
We show the climate in Somalia by comparing the average weather in 2 representative places:
Mogadishu and Beledweyne.
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Average High and Low Temperature in Somalia
Average High and Low Temperature in Somalia Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 70°F 70°F 75°F 75°F 80°F 80°F 85°F 85°F 90°F 90°F 95°F 95°F 100°F 100°F 80 75 89 83 76 69 101 94 Now Now Mogadishu Mogadishu Beledweyne Beledweyne
The daily average high and low air temperature at
2 meters above the ground.
High Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
88°F 89°F 89°F 88°F 86°F 84°F 83°F 83°F 85°F 86°F 87°F 88°F
96°F 99°F 101°F 98°F 96°F 95°F 95°F 96°F 98°F 96°F 94°F 95°F
Low Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
76°F 76°F 78°F 80°F 79°F 77°F 76°F 75°F 76°F 77°F 77°F 77°F
69°F 70°F 74°F 76°F 75°F 73°F 72°F 72°F 73°F 74°F 72°F 70°F
Average Hourly Temperature in Beledweyne Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 12 AM 12 AM 4 AM 4 AM 8 AM 8 AM 12 PM 12 PM 4 PM 4 PM 8 PM 8 PM 12 AM 12 AM Now Now comfortable comfortable warm warm hot sweltering sweltering
The average hourly temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
Chance of Clearer Skies in Somalia
Chance of Clearer Skies in Somalia Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 0% 0% 10% 10% 20% 20% 30% 30% 40% 40% 50% 50% 60% 60% 70% 70% 80% 80% 90% 90% 100% 100% 57 30 59 Now Now Mogadishu Mogadishu Beledweyne Beledweyne
The percentage of time the sky is
clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy (i.e., less than 60% of the sky is covered by clouds).
Clearer Skies Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
53% 51% 44% 35% 32% 35% 39% 46% 53% 55% 55% 55%
54% 53% 47% 37% 36% 41% 47% 54% 57% 54% 57% 56%
Daily Chance of Precipitation in Somalia
The percentage of days in which precipitation is observed, excluding trace quantities.
Days of Precip. Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
0.5d 0.3d 2.2d 7.0d 4.5d 1.0d 0.8d 0.8d 0.7d 5.0d 5.0d 1.6d
0.4d 0.4d 1.9d 6.6d 5.3d 0.7d 0.4d 0.9d 1.4d 6.7d 4.4d 1.0d
Average Monthly Rainfall in Somalia
Average Monthly Rainfall in Somalia Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 0.0 in 0.0 in 0.5 in 0.5 in 1.0 in 1.0 in 1.5 in 1.5 in 2.0 in 2.0 in 2.5 in 2.5 in 3.0 in 3.0 in 3.5 in 3.5 in 2.9 0.1 3.1 Now Now Mogadishu Mogadishu Beledweyne Beledweyne
The average rainfall accumulated over the course of a sliding 31-day period centered on the day in question.
Rainfall Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
0.1″ 0.1″ 0.6″ 2.7″ 1.6″ 0.3″ 0.2″ 0.3″ 0.2″ 1.7″ 1.7″ 0.5″
0.1″ 0.1″ 0.4″ 2.2″ 1.7″ 0.2″ 0.1″ 0.2″ 0.4″ 2.8″ 2.0″ 0.3″
Hours of Daylight in Somalia
Hours of Daylight in Somalia Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 4 hr 4 hr 6 hr 6 hr 8 hr 8 hr 10 hr 10 hr 12 hr 12 hr 14 hr 14 hr 16 hr 16 hr 18 hr 18 hr 20 hr 20 hr 12.2 12.0 Now Now Mogadishu Mogadishu Beledweyne Beledweyne
The number of hours during which the Sun is at least partly above the horizon.
Daylight Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
12.0h 12.1h 12.1h 12.2h 12.2h 12.2h 12.2h 12.2h 12.1h 12.1h 12.0h 12.0h
11.9h 12.0h 12.1h 12.2h 12.3h 12.4h 12.4h 12.3h 12.1h 12.0h 11.9h 11.9h
Chance of Muggy Conditions in Somalia
The percentage of time that is
muggy, oppressive, or miserable (i.e., a dew point greater than 65°F).
Muggy days Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
28.4d 25.9d 30.5d 30.0d 31.0d 30.0d 30.8d 30.8d 30.0d 31.0d 29.9d 29.8d
4.5d 4.6d 11.2d 19.9d 24.5d 14.8d 7.1d 6.8d 10.4d 18.7d 16.8d 9.0d
Average Wind Speed in Somalia
Average Wind Speed in Somalia Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 0 mph 0 mph 2 mph 2 mph 4 mph 4 mph 6 mph 6 mph 8 mph 8 mph 10 mph 10 mph 12 mph 12 mph 14 mph 14 mph 16 mph 16 mph 18 mph 18 mph 20 mph 20 mph 17.7 9.6 18.9 8.3 Now Now Mogadishu Mogadishu Beledweyne Beledweyne
The average of mean hourly wind speeds at
10 meters above the ground.
Wind Speed (mph) Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
16.8 16.6 13.7 10.2 12.1 16.2 17.5 16.8 14.9 11.2 10.6 14.6
13.0 13.2 12.1 9.6 11.3 16.1 18.4 18.5 15.6 10.1 9.2 11.5
Average Water Temperature in Somalia
The daily average wide-area surface water temperature.
Water Temp. Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
80°F 80°F 82°F 84°F 82°F 80°F 78°F 77°F 78°F 80°F 81°F 81°F
Tourism Score in Somalia
tourism score, which favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F.
Beach/Pool Score in Somalia
beach/pool score, which favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F.
Growing Season in Somalia
The percentage chance that a given day is within the growing season, defined as the longest continuous period of non-freezing temperatures (≥ 32°F) in the year (the calendar year in the Northern Hemisphere, or from July 1 until June 30 in the Southern Hemisphere).
Growing Degree Days in Somalia
Growing Degree Days in Somalia Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 2,000°F 2,000°F 4,000°F 4,000°F 6,000°F 6,000°F 8,000°F 8,000°F 10,000°F 10,000°F 12,000°F 12,000°F Now Now Mogadishu Mogadishu Beledweyne Beledweyne
The average growing degree days accumulated over the course of the year, where growing degree days are defined as the integral of warmth above a base temperature (
50°F in this case).
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in Somalia
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in Somalia Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 0 kWh 0 kWh 1 kWh 1 kWh 2 kWh 2 kWh 3 kWh 3 kWh 4 kWh 4 kWh 5 kWh 5 kWh 6 kWh 6 kWh 7 kWh 7 kWh 8 kWh 8 kWh 7.4 5.5 6.1 Now Now Beledweyne Beledweyne
The average daily shortwave solar energy reaching the ground per square meter.
Solar Energy (kWh) Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
6.9 7.3 7.3 6.4 5.7 6.1 6.3 6.7 7.0 6.7 6.3 6.5
6.9 7.4 7.6 6.8 6.2 6.4 6.4 6.8 7.0 6.5 6.5 6.6
This report illustrates the typical weather for Mogadishu and Beledweyne year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
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