The best times to visit Waw for ideal weather are
October 29th to March 4th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Waw Travel Guide
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Weather in Waw
Average temperatures in Waw vary somewhat. 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 28th 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 Waw, the hottest months are April, May, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early April where highs are regularly around 107.8°F (42.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 81.4°F (27.4°C) at night.
Waw Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Waw 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.
Waw Perceived Temperature (F)
Waw Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Waw 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 Waw are January, February, and then April. 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 September with an average of 7 days of significant precipitation the week of September 10th.
When can you find snow in Waw? 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 Waw.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Waw (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
Waw has some humid months, with some extremely dry months. The least humid month is March (6.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (64.1%).
Wind in Waw is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and December. March’s average wind speed of around 5.3 knots (6 MPH or 9.7 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 March where average top sustained speeds reach 9.9 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Waw.
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||4.1||Light breeze||6.2||Light breeze|
|Feb||4.7||Light breeze||7.3||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||5.3||Light breeze||8.8||Light breeze|
|Apr||4.2||Light breeze||7.1||Gentle breeze|
|May||3.6||Barely noticeable||5.7||Light breeze|
|Jun||4||Light breeze||6.3||Light breeze|
|Jul||4.2||Light breeze||6.1||Light breeze|
|Aug||2.9||Barely noticeable||4.8||Light breeze|
|Sep||3.1||Barely noticeable||4.5||Light breeze|
|Oct||3.2||Barely noticeable||5.5||Light breeze|
|Nov||3.9||Barely noticeable||5.6||Light breeze|
|Dec||4.5||Light breeze||6.5||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Waw?
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 Sudan; 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 Oct 04, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Waw, Sudan 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 Waw 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
Overall Waw Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 107.8°F (42.1°C) and 99°F (37.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 2 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 moderate precipitation with 1 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Waw, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 98.7°F (37.1°C) and 91.5°F (33.1°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 0 to 9 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 Waw to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 102.5°F (39.2°C) and 90.2°F (32.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.