The best times to visit Beira for ideal weather are

May 14th to September 16th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Beira Travel Info

Weather in Beira

Temperature

Average temperatures in Beira vary little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 37th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Beira, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late December where highs are regularly around 89.4°F (31.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.2°F (25.1°C) at night.

Beira Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Beira Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Beira Perceived Temperature (F)

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Beira Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Beira Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 88.5 83.1 76.9
Feb 88.4 82.7 76.5
Mar 87.5 81.9 76
Apr 84.3 78.2 71.6
May 82.7 75.4 67.7
Jun 80.1 71.7 63.5
Jul 78 70.1 62.2
Aug 80 72 64.2
Sep 82.8 75.4 67.4
Oct 84.7 78 70.8
Nov 86.7 80.5 73.4
Dec 87.7 82.4 75.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 31.4 28.4 24.9
Feb 31.3 28.2 24.7
Mar 30.8 27.7 24.4
Apr 29.1 25.7 22
May 28.2 24.1 19.8
Jun 26.7 22.1 17.5
Jul 25.6 21.2 16.8
Aug 26.7 22.2 17.9
Sep 28.2 24.1 19.7
Oct 29.3 25.6 21.6
Nov 30.4 26.9 23
Dec 30.9 28 24.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Beira are September, August, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late May to early June. For example, on the week of May 28th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early March with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of March 5th.

When can you find snow in Beira? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Beira.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Beira (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 28% 0 7.7
Feb 28% 0 7.6
Mar 26% 0 6.4
Apr 20% 0 4.9
May 9% 0 1.8
Jun 10% 0 2.4
Jul 13% 0 2.4
Aug 7% 0 0.7
Sep 4% 0 0.5
Oct 9% 0 1.3
Nov 11% 0 2.3
Dec 22% 0 10.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 28 0 19.6
Feb 28 0 19.3
Mar 26 0 16.3
Apr 20 0 12.4
May 9 0 4.6
Jun 10 0 6.1
Jul 13 0 6.1
Aug 7 0 1.8
Sep 4 0 1.3
Oct 9 0 3.3
Nov 11 0 5.8
Dec 22 0 25.7

 

Humidity and Wind

Beira has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is November (69.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (74.8%).

Wind in Beira is usually moderate. The windiest month is November, followed by October and September. November’s average wind speed of around 10 knots (11.6 MPH or 18.6 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid November where average top sustained speeds reach 16.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Beira.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 7.8 Gentle breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Feb 7.9 Gentle breeze 12 Significant breeze
Mar 7.2 Gentle breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Apr 6.7 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
May 4.2 Light breeze 9.8 Significant breeze
Jun 5 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
Jul 6.5 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Aug 7.4 Gentle breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Sep 8.7 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Oct 9.7 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Nov 10 Gentle breeze 15.7 Significant breeze
Dec 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 71.8%
Feb 72.5%
Mar 73.2%
Apr 72.6%
May 73%
Jun 72.7%
Jul 74.8%
Aug 73.1%
Sep 72.3%
Oct 70.2%
Nov 69.2%
Dec 71.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Beira?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Mozambique; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 20, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Beira, Mozambique is September, followed by May and October. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Beira in August. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 55.8 in August means 55.8% of the tourists vs. September.

 

 

Overall Beira Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88.1°F (31.2°C) and 80.6°F (27°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 2 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Beira, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 87.8°F (31°C) and 81.3°F (27.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 3 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Beira to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.4°F (31.9°C) and 86.5°F (30.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 9 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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