The best times to visit Nkuringo for ideal weather are

May 7th to September 2nd

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

 

 


Other Nkuringo Travel Info

Weather in Nkuringo

Temperature

Average temperatures in Nkuringo 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 83rd 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 Nkuringo, the hottest months are November, May, and then February. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid May where highs are regularly around 76.4°F (24.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.7°F (13.7°C) at night.

Nkuringo Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Nkuringo 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.

Nkuringo Perceived Temperature (F)

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Nkuringo Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Nkuringo 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan74.765.454.5
Feb75.665.653.8
Mar72.96454.4
Apr72.865.456.3
May72.865.756.5
Jun73.364.954
Jul73.964.351.8
Aug73.86554.1
Sep74.265.355.1
Oct73.665.455.1
Nov73.465.856
Dec7365.355.8

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan23.718.612.5
Feb24.218.712.1
Mar22.717.812.4
Apr22.718.613.5
May22.718.713.6
Jun22.918.312.2
Jul23.317.911
Aug23.218.312.3
Sep23.418.512.8
Oct23.118.612.8
Nov2318.813.3
Dec22.818.513.2

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Nkuringo are June, July, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early June. For example, on the week of June 4th 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 Nkuringo? 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 Nkuringo.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan13%02.7
Feb22%03.1
Mar33%04.4
Apr28%04.1
May14%01.7
Jun2%00.6
Jul2%01.4
Aug7%01
Sep17%03.5
Oct27%04.8
Nov25%03
Dec18%02.3

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1306.9
Feb2207.9
Mar33011.2
Apr28010.4
May1404.3
Jun201.5
Jul203.6
Aug702.5
Sep1708.9
Oct27012.2
Nov2507.6
Dec1805.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Nkuringo has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is July (61.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is March (77.1%).

Wind in Nkuringo is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is October, followed by September and July. October’s average wind speed of around 2.1 knots (2.4 MPH or 3.9 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid July where average top sustained speeds reach 7.1 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan1.6Barely noticeable3.3Barely noticeable
Feb1.5Barely noticeable3.5Barely noticeable
Mar1.9Barely noticeable4.1Barely noticeable
Apr1.9Barely noticeable4Light breeze
May2Barely noticeable3.6Barely noticeable
Jun1.7Barely noticeable3.6Barely noticeable
Jul2Barely noticeable4.6Barely noticeable
Aug1.8Barely noticeable3.8Barely noticeable
Sep2Barely noticeable4.3Barely noticeable
Oct2.1Barely noticeable4.3Light breeze
Nov1.9Barely noticeable4.4Barely noticeable
Dec1.8Barely noticeable3.7Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan69.3%
Feb68.1%
Mar77.1%
Apr76.1%
May73.5%
Jun66.3%
Jul61.1%
Aug65.3%
Sep70.5%
Oct73.3%
Nov73.4%
Dec72.5%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Nkuringo?

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 Nkuringo, 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 Nkuringo 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 somewhat 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 Nkuringo Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 74.5°F (23.6°C) and 71.6°F (22°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 10 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Nkuringo, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 75.3°F (24.1°C) and 71.9°F (22.2°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 8 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 Nkuringo to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 76.4°F (24.7°C) and 71.6°F (22°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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