The best times to visit Palmarin for ideal weather are
October 29th to May 13th
October 29th 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.
Palmarin Travel Guide
Other Palmarin Travel Info
Weather in Palmarin
Average temperatures in Palmarin vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 25th 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 Palmarin, the hottest months are October, November, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early October where highs are regularly around 94.8°F (34.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.6°F (24.8°C) at night.
Palmarin Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Palmarin 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.
Palmarin Perceived Temperature (F)
Palmarin Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Palmarin 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)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Palmarin are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.
When can you find snow in Palmarin? 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 Palmarin.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Palmarin (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
Palmarin has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is February (38.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (73.6%).
Wind in Palmarin is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by December and November. March’s average wind speed of around 4.5 knots (5.1 MPH or 8.2 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early May where average top sustained speeds reach 7.8 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Palmarin.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||3.5||Barely noticeable||4.8||Light breeze|
|Feb||3.8||Barely noticeable||5.3||Light breeze|
|Mar||4.5||Light breeze||5.5||Light breeze|
|Apr||3.9||Barely noticeable||5.3||Light breeze|
|May||3.8||Barely noticeable||5.5||Light breeze|
|Jun||3.8||Barely noticeable||5.2||Light breeze|
|Jul||3.7||Barely noticeable||5.3||Light breeze|
|Aug||3.9||Barely noticeable||5.6||Light breeze|
|Sep||3.4||Barely noticeable||4.9||Light breeze|
|Oct||3.5||Barely noticeable||5.2||Light breeze|
|Nov||4||Light breeze||6||Light breeze|
|Dec||4.1||Light breeze||5.7||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Palmarin?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Senegal; 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 Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Palmarin, Senegal is January, followed by December and August. 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 Palmarin in July. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Palmarin Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 92.9°F (33.8°C) and 87.1°F (30.6°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 2 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Palmarin, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 92.5°F (33.6°C) and 86.6°F (30.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 0 to 10 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Palmarin to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 94.8°F (34.9°C) and 85.4°F (29.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.