The best times to visit Taita Taveta for ideal weather are
June 11th to September 30th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Taita Taveta Travel Guide
Other Taita Taveta Travel Info
Weather in Taita Taveta
Average temperatures in Taita Taveta vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 35th 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 Taita Taveta, the hottest months are March, February, and then April. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late February and early March where highs are regularly around 94.7°F (34.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 69.4°F (20.8°C) at night.
Taita Taveta Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Taita Taveta 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.
Taita Taveta Perceived Temperature (F)
Taita Taveta Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Taita Taveta 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 Taita Taveta are July, September, 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 late January. For example, on the week of January 22nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid November with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 12th.
When can you find snow in Taita Taveta? 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 Taita Taveta.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Taita Taveta (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
Taita Taveta has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is July (54.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (68.8%).
Wind in Taita Taveta is usually moderate. The windiest month is September, followed by July and May. September’s average wind speed of around 11.9 knots (13.7 MPH or 22.1 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early September where average top sustained speeds reach 19.7 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Taita Taveta.
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||6.8||Light breeze||14.1||Significant breeze|
|Feb||6.8||Light breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|Mar||7.2||Gentle breeze||15.3||Significant breeze|
|Apr||8.3||Gentle breeze||15.5||Significant breeze|
|May||11.1||Significant breeze||18.2||Significant breeze|
|Jun||11.1||Significant breeze||18.5||Strong breeze|
|Jul||11.7||Significant breeze||18.8||Significant breeze|
|Aug||10.7||Gentle breeze||18||Strong breeze|
|Sep||11.9||Significant breeze||19.3||Significant breeze|
|Oct||9.8||Gentle breeze||17.4||Strong breeze|
|Nov||7.1||Gentle breeze||14.7||Significant breeze|
|Dec||6||Light breeze||13.1||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Taita Taveta?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Kenya; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 18, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Taita Taveta, Kenya is December, followed by November and March. 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 Taita Taveta in June. 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 Taita Taveta Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 94.7°F (34.8°C) and 85.8°F (29.9°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
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 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Taita Taveta, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 89.9°F (32.2°C) and 84.9°F (29.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Taita Taveta to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 94.7°F (34.8°C) and 87.7°F (30.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.