The best times to visit Paraa for ideal weather are

June 11th to October 28th

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

 

 


Other Paraa Travel Info

Weather in Paraa

Temperature

Average temperatures in Paraa vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 49th 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 Paraa, the hottest months are February, March, and then January. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early March where highs are regularly around 87.2°F (30.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 68.2°F (20.1°C) at night.

Paraa Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Paraa 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.

Paraa Perceived Temperature (F)

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Paraa Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Paraa 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)
Jan84.57767.1
Feb86.477.866.4
Mar84.677.367.1
Apr82.175.566.2
May82.375.867.1
Jun80.574.265.9
Jul78.371.964.6
Aug78.67264
Sep79.97364.2
Oct80.173.765.1
Nov80.574.665.6
Dec81.975.265.4

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan29.22519.5
Feb30.225.419.1
Mar29.225.219.5
Apr27.824.219
May27.924.319.5
Jun26.923.418.8
Jul25.722.218.1
Aug25.922.217.8
Sep26.622.817.9
Oct26.723.218.4
Nov26.923.718.7
Dec27.72418.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Paraa are January, February, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid September with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of September 10th.

When can you find snow in Paraa? 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 Paraa.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan3%00.4
Feb11%02.8
Mar21%03.1
Apr29%04.7
May15%02.6
Jun21%03.7
Jul19%03
Aug20%03.5
Sep36%06.8
Oct30%05.9
Nov24%04.5
Dec12%01.7

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan301
Feb1107.1
Mar2107.9
Apr29011.9
May1506.6
Jun2109.4
Jul1907.6
Aug2008.9
Sep36017.3
Oct30015
Nov24011.4
Dec1204.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Paraa has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (47.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (75.7%).

Wind in Paraa is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is January, followed by December and February. January’s average wind speed of around 3.5 knots (4 MPH or 6.4 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 late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 7.4 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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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
Jan3.5Barely noticeable6.4Light breeze
Feb3.1Barely noticeable5.7Light breeze
Mar3Barely noticeable5.8Light breeze
Apr2.9Barely noticeable5.1Light breeze
May2.8Barely noticeable5.3Light breeze
Jun2.4Barely noticeable4.7Light breeze
Jul2.2Barely noticeable4.8Light breeze
Aug2.4Barely noticeable4.6Light breeze
Sep2.6Barely noticeable5Light breeze
Oct2.5Barely noticeable5.1Light breeze
Nov3Barely noticeable6.1Light breeze
Dec3.3Barely noticeable6.5Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan47.2%
Feb48.5%
Mar57.1%
Apr65.7%
May64.9%
Jun67.1%
Jul73%
Aug75.7%
Sep73.5%
Oct72.1%
Nov66.9%
Dec60.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Paraa?

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 Paraa, Uganda is July, followed by October and February. 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 Paraa in September. 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 78.6 in September means 78.6% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Paraa Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 86.5°F (30.3°C) and 81.1°F (27.3°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 9 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 comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with about 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Paraa, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 81.8°F (27.7°C) and 78.7°F (25.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 11 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Paraa to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 87.2°F (30.7°C) and 80.9°F (27.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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