The best times to visit Gandajika for ideal weather are
February 19th to March 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Gandajika Travel Guide
Weather in Gandajika
Average temperatures in Gandajika vary very little and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the bottom 4 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Gandajika, the hottest months are April, May, and then January. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late May to early June where highs are regularly around 91.9°F (33.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.9°F (25.5°C) at night.
Gandajika Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Gandajika Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Gandajika Perceived Temperature (F)
Gandajika Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Gandajika 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
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 Gandajika.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Gandajika (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Gandajika has slightly low to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is May (46.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (66.5%).
Wind in Gandajika is usually moderate. The windiest month is September, followed by August and October. September’s average wind speed of around 6.3 knots (7.2 MPH or 11.7 KPH) is considered “light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late February and early March where average top sustained speeds reach 12.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Gandajika.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||4||a light breeze||6.2||a light breeze|
|Feb||5.4||a light breeze||7.3||a gentle breeze|
|Mar||5.5||a light breeze||9.5||a light breeze|
|Apr||4.9||a light breeze||6||a light breeze|
|May||4.9||a light breeze||6.8||a light breeze|
|Jun||5.2||a light breeze||7.9||a gentle breeze|
|Jul||5.8||a light breeze||8.7||a light breeze|
|Aug||6||a light breeze||9.2||a gentle breeze|
|Sep||6.3||a light breeze||10.1||a light breeze|
|Oct||5.9||a light breeze||8.3||a gentle breeze|
|Nov||5.8||a light breeze||8.8||a light breeze|
|Dec||5.3||a light breeze||9.1||a gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Gandajika?
As of 6/16/2017 there are strong travel warnings and regional advisories for the Democratic Republic of the Congo; avoid non-essential travel and all travel to some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.
Overall Gandajika Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 91.9°F (33.3°C) and 79.4°F (26.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Fall is slow/unreported for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Winter (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Gandajika, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 88.7°F (31.5°C) and 83°F (28.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Gandajika to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.2°F (31.8°C) and 83.3°F (28.5°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.