The best times to visit Kousséri for ideal weather are

January 22nd to March 25th

or

November 12th to December 16th

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

 


Kousséri Travel Guide

  • Safety
  • The busiest and least popular months
  • Overall travel experience by time of year
  • Weather in Kousséri

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Kousséri vary little and are temperate most of the year. The area is in the top 12 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 Kousséri, the hottest months are June, July, and then May. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late May where highs are regularly around 78.7°F (25.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.3°F (15.7°C) at night.

    Kousséri Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    High
    Average
    Low

    Kousséri Temperatures (Celsius)

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    High
    Average
    Low

    “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.

    Kousséri Perceived Temperature (F)

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    High
    Average
    Low

    Kousséri Perceived Temperature (C)

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    High
    Average
    Low

     

    Average Kousséri 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 74.1 61 47.5
    Feb 79.5 66.6 53.1
    Mar 84.2 71.8 57.9
    Apr 93.8 82.3 68.8
    May 99.5 87.9 75
    Jun 101.3 89.9 78.1
    Jul 98.3 88.8 79
    Aug 94.2 85.2 75.8
    Sep 94.1 83.6 72.5
    Oct 91.9 79.3 66.3
    Nov 82.4 68.9 54.7
    Dec 74 61.2 47.1

    Show Celsius

    Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan 23.4 16.1 8.6
    Feb 26.4 19.2 11.7
    Mar 29 22.1 14.4
    Apr 34.3 27.9 20.4
    May 37.5 31.1 23.9
    Jun 38.5 32.2 25.6
    Jul 36.8 31.6 26.1
    Aug 34.6 29.6 24.3
    Sep 34.5 28.7 22.5
    Oct 33.3 26.3 19.1
    Nov 28 20.5 12.6
    Dec 23.3 16.2 8.4

     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of precipitation in Kousséri are August, September, and then July. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are only 0 days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid-August with an average of 3.3 days with significant precipitation the week of August 13th.

    When can you find snow in Kousséri? 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 Kousséri.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan 0 0 0
    Feb 0 0 0
    Mar 0 0 0
    Apr 2.9 0 0.01
    May 7.1 0 0.02
    Jun 12.9 0 0.1
    Jul 22.9 0 0.13
    Aug 37.1 0 0.21
    Sep 24.3 0 0.12
    Oct 5.7 0 0.02
    Nov 0 0 0
    Dec 0 0 0

    Show Centimeters

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan 0 0 0
    Feb 0 0 0
    Mar 0 0 0
    Apr 2.9 0 0.03
    May 7.1 0 0.05
    Jun 12.9 0 0.25
    Jul 22.9 0 0.33
    Aug 37.1 0 0.53
    Sep 24.3 0 0.3
    Oct 5.7 0 0.05
    Nov 0 0 0
    Dec 0 0 0

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Kousséri has far below average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is April (29.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (55.1%).

    Wind in Kousséri is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by July and June. March’s average wind speed of around 7.1 knots (8.2 MPH or 13.1 KPH) is considered “gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early-to-mid-March where average top sustained speeds reach 15.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

    Key
    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots.

    Month Avg. Wind Meaning (Beaufort) Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind Meaning (Beufort)
    Jan 6.2 a light breeze 11.4 a moderate breeze
    Feb 6.4 a light breeze 12.4 a moderate breeze
    Mar 7.1 a gentle breeze 13.6 a moderate breeze
    Apr 6.4 a light breeze 12.7 a moderate breeze
    May 5.6 a light breeze 12.1 a moderate breeze
    Jun 6.7 a light breeze 12.9 a moderate breeze
    Jul 7 a gentle breeze 13.2 a moderate breeze
    Aug 5.3 a light breeze 11.4 a moderate breeze
    Sep 5.3 a light breeze 11.6 a moderate breeze
    Oct 5.6 a light breeze 11.8 a moderate breeze
    Nov 6 a light breeze 12.1 a moderate breeze
    Dec 6.4 a light breeze 11.6 a moderate breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    Month Avg. Relative Humidity
    Jan 33.3
    Feb 31.7
    Mar 29.4
    Apr 29.1
    May 29.4
    Jun 34.8
    Jul 42.9
    Aug 55.1
    Sep 49.6
    Oct 35.9
    Nov 32.2
    Dec 33.8

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Kousséri?

    As of 6/15/2017 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Cameroon; 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.
     

    Overall Kousséri Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 78.7°F (25.9°C) and 64.7°F (18.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 2 days of precipitation per month. Spring is slow/unreported for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

    Summer (June through August)

    The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 4 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Kousséri, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 71.9°F (22.2°C) and 64.4°F (18°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a small amount: 0 to 7 days per month. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.

    Winter (December through February)

    Weather is somewhat cold this time of year in Kousséri to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 65.6°F (18.7°C) and 56.2°F (13.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a trivial/unreported amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.

     


     

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