The best times to visit Bushenyi for ideal weather are

December 17th to March 4th

or

May 14th to August 26th

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

 

 


Other Bushenyi Travel Info

Weather in Bushenyi

Temperature

Average temperatures in Bushenyi vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 80th 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 Bushenyi, the hottest months are February, May, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid May where highs are regularly around 83.3°F (28.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 63.5°F (17.5°C) at night.

Bushenyi Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Bushenyi 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.

Bushenyi Perceived Temperature (F)

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Bushenyi Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Bushenyi 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 80.5 72.4 60.8
Feb 82.4 73.1 60.6
Mar 80.1 71.8 61.4
Apr 77.6 71.2 61.8
May 78.6 72.6 63.4
Jun 80.3 72.5 61.2
Jul 81 72.5 60.9
Aug 79.8 72.1 61.3
Sep 78.9 72 62.4
Oct 78.5 71.7 61.9
Nov 78 71.6 61.9
Dec 78.1 71 61

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 26.9 22.4 16
Feb 28 22.8 15.9
Mar 26.7 22.1 16.3
Apr 25.3 21.8 16.6
May 25.9 22.6 17.4
Jun 26.8 22.5 16.2
Jul 27.2 22.5 16.1
Aug 26.6 22.3 16.3
Sep 26.1 22.2 16.9
Oct 25.8 22.1 16.6
Nov 25.6 22 16.6
Dec 25.6 21.7 16.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bushenyi are July, January, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid to late November with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of November 19th.

When can you find snow in Bushenyi? 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 Bushenyi.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bushenyi (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 8% 0 1.2
Feb 10% 0 2.7
Mar 22% 0 3.9
Apr 25% 0 5.7
May 16% 0 2.9
Jun 10% 0 1.2
Jul 3% 0 0.5
Aug 20% 0 3.7
Sep 30% 0 4.8
Oct 28% 0 3.4
Nov 34% 0 8.3
Dec 21% 0 4.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 8 0 3
Feb 10 0 6.9
Mar 22 0 9.9
Apr 25 0 14.5
May 16 0 7.4
Jun 10 0 3
Jul 3 0 1.3
Aug 20 0 9.4
Sep 30 0 12.2
Oct 28 0 8.6
Nov 34 0 21.1
Dec 21 0 10.9

 

Humidity and Wind

Bushenyi has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is July (50.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (69.4%).

Wind in Bushenyi is usually moderate. The windiest month is July, followed by June and May. July’s average wind speed of around 8.8 knots (10.1 MPH or 16.3 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 early April where average top sustained speeds reach 15.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 7.1 Gentle breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Feb 7.3 Gentle breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Mar 7.2 Gentle breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Apr 7.9 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
May 8.4 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Jun 8.8 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Jul 8.8 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Aug 8.4 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Sep 7.5 Gentle breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Oct 7.7 Gentle breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Nov 6.5 Light breeze 10.8 Significant breeze
Dec 6.1 Light breeze 10.7 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 59.2%
Feb 55.1%
Mar 63.9%
Apr 68.9%
May 65.1%
Jun 55.8%
Jul 50.2%
Aug 58.1%
Sep 64.7%
Oct 66.2%
Nov 69.4%
Dec 67.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Bushenyi?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Uganda; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 19, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Bushenyi, Uganda is March, followed by July and June. 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 Bushenyi in November. 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 57.1 in November means 57.1% of the tourists vs. March.

 

 

Overall Bushenyi Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 82.3°F (27.9°C) and 76.6°F (24.8°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the 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 the least precipitation with 1 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Bushenyi, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 79.7°F (26.5°C) and 75.9°F (24.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 9 to 10 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Bushenyi to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 83.3°F (28.5°C) and 76.9°F (24.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 6 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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