The best times to visit Mopti for ideal weather are
December 17th to January 21st
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Mopti Travel Guide
Weather in Mopti
Average temperatures in Mopti vary little and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the bottom 5 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 Mopti, the hottest months are May, April, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late May where highs are regularly around 107.4°F (41.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 83°F (28.3°C) at night.
Mopti Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Mopti 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.
Mopti Perceived Temperature (F)
Mopti Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Mopti 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 Mopti.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Mopti (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
Mopti has far below average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is March (11.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (71.2%).
Wind in Mopti is usually moderate. The windiest month is June, followed by February and July. June’s average wind speed of around 8 knots (9.2 MPH or 14.8 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 mid-June where average top sustained speeds reach 14.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Mopti.
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||6.4||a light breeze||11.6||a moderate breeze|
|Feb||7.1||a gentle breeze||11.9||a moderate breeze|
|Mar||6.8||a light breeze||12.1||a moderate breeze|
|Apr||6.3||a light breeze||12.2||a moderate breeze|
|May||6.7||a light breeze||12.4||a moderate breeze|
|Jun||8||a gentle breeze||14.3||a moderate breeze|
|Jul||7||a gentle breeze||12.2||a moderate breeze|
|Aug||5.2||a light breeze||10.1||a gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.9||a light breeze||10||a moderate breeze|
|Oct||4.4||a light breeze||9.5||a gentle breeze|
|Nov||5.4||a light breeze||10.5||a moderate breeze|
|Dec||6||a light breeze||10.8||a gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Mopti?
As of 6/27/2017 there are very strong travel warnings for Mali; avoid all travel. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.
Overall Mopti Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 107.4°F (41.9°C) and 98.5°F (36.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. 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. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Mopti, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 98.7°F (37.1°C) and 91.5°F (33.1°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Mopti to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 95.9°F (35.5°C) and 88.1°F (31.2°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.