The best times to visit Shakawe for ideal weather are
April 9th to September 9th
Shakawe Travel Guide
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Weather in Shakawe
Average temperatures in Shakawe vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 38th 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 Shakawe, the hottest months are October, November, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid November where highs are regularly around 98°F (36.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 69.4°F (20.8°C) at night.
Shakawe Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Shakawe Temperatures (Celsius)
Shakawe Perceived Temperature (F)
Shakawe Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Shakawe Temperatures by Month
|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 Shakawe are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 15th.
When can you find snow in Shakawe? 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 Shakawe.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Shakawe (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
Shakawe has some humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is September (20.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (64.1%).
Wind in Shakawe is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is October, followed by November and September. October’s average wind speed of around 4.6 knots (5.3 MPH or 8.5 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 mid October where average top sustained speeds reach 10.3 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Shakawe.
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||4||Light breeze||8.5||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||3.8||Barely noticeable||8.7||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||3.7||Barely noticeable||8.1||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||3.7||Barely noticeable||7.7||Gentle breeze|
|May||3.1||Barely noticeable||6.9||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||3.3||Barely noticeable||7.3||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||3.8||Barely noticeable||7.8||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||3.9||Barely noticeable||8||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.3||Light breeze||8.3||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||4.6||Light breeze||9.1||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||4.4||Light breeze||9.1||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||3.8||Barely noticeable||8.4||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Shakawe?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Botswana; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 03, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Shakawe, Botswana is April, followed by June and July. 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 Shakawe in December. 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 Shakawe Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.7°F (32.1°C) and 81.1°F (27.3°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the second 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Shakawe, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 98°F (36.7°C) and 88.4°F (31.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 5 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Shakawe to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.4°F (31.9°C) and 86.1°F (30.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 11 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.