The best times to visit Tulun for ideal weather are

August 27th to June 17th

or

September 10th to December 9th

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

 

 


Other Tulun Travel Info

Weather in Tulun

Temperature

Average temperatures in Tulun vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th 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 Tulun, the hottest months are May, April, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early May where highs are regularly around 87.8°F (31°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78°F (25.6°C) at night.

Tulun Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Tulun 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.

Tulun Perceived Temperature (F)

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Tulun Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Tulun 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 87.1 81.2 74.7
Feb 86.5 82.1 76.6
Mar 86.9 82.8 78
Apr 87.1 82.9 77.9
May 87.6 82.9 77.3
Jun 85.5 80.9 75.6
Jul 83.4 79.3 75.1
Aug 81.8 78.3 74.8
Sep 83.6 79.7 75.4
Oct 86 81.1 75.3
Nov 86.8 82 76.5
Dec 87 81.8 75.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.6 27.3 23.7
Feb 30.3 27.8 24.8
Mar 30.5 28.2 25.6
Apr 30.6 28.3 25.5
May 30.9 28.3 25.2
Jun 29.7 27.2 24.2
Jul 28.6 26.3 23.9
Aug 27.7 25.7 23.8
Sep 28.7 26.5 24.1
Oct 30 27.3 24.1
Nov 30.4 27.8 24.7
Dec 30.6 27.7 24.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tulun 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 mid August with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of August 13th.

When can you find snow in Tulun? 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 Tulun.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0.3
May 3% 0 0.4
Jun 7% 0 4.1
Jul 17% 0 5.1
Aug 11% 0 3
Sep 1% 0 0.8
Oct 1% 0 0.1
Nov 2% 0 3
Dec 1% 0 0.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0.8
May 3 0 1
Jun 7 0 10.4
Jul 17 0 13
Aug 11 0 7.6
Sep 1 0 2
Oct 1 0 0.3
Nov 2 0 7.6
Dec 1 0 0.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Tulun has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (62% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (84.9%).

Wind in Tulun is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and May. April’s average wind speed of around 8.7 knots (10 MPH or 16.1 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid May where average top sustained speeds reach 13.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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Average Daily Wind

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 10.7 Gentle breeze
Feb 7.8 Gentle breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Mar 8.6 Gentle breeze 12.3 Gentle breeze
Apr 8.7 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
May 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.2 Gentle breeze
Jun 7.5 Gentle breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Jul 7.5 Gentle breeze 11.4 Gentle breeze
Aug 7.8 Gentle breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Sep 7.4 Gentle breeze 11.7 Gentle breeze
Oct 7.2 Gentle breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Nov 6.8 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Dec 6.6 Light breeze 10.4 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 62%
Feb 65.4%
Mar 66.5%
Apr 67.7%
May 71.8%
Jun 77.7%
Jul 82.2%
Aug 84.9%
Sep 81.5%
Oct 76.5%
Nov 75.6%
Dec 67.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Tulun?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Sierra Leone; 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 Tulun, Sierra Leone is October, followed by November 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 Tulun 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 60.5 in September means 60.5% of the tourists vs. October.

 

 

Overall Tulun Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 87.8°F (31°C) and 86.5°F (30.3°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 2 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Tulun, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 87.4°F (30.8°C) and 83.1°F (28.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Tulun to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 87.3°F (30.7°C) and 85.9°F (29.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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