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Mongu Climate & Temperature

  • Mongu, Zambia is at 15°15'S, 23°8'E, 1053 m (3455 ft). See map.
  • Mongu has a humid subtropical hot summer climate that is mild with dry winters, hot humid summers and moderate seasonality (Köppen-Geiger classification: Cwa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Mongu is situated in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 21.9 degrees Celsius (71.4 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.1 °C (14.6°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype barely hyperoceanic. Mongu Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 27.8°C (82°F) on average falling to 10.5°C (51°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 32.8°C (91.1°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 17.6°C (63.6°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 28.9°C (84.1°F) and average low temperatures are 18.6°C (65.5°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 29°C (84.3°F) during the day and lows of 15.9°C (60.6°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 918.2 mm (36.1 inches) which is equivalent to 918.2 Litres/m² (22.52 Gallons/ft²).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Mongu you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii, Hawaii where you would find a Tropical wet climate (Subtropical dry forest biome).

Mongu Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 27 (81) 30 (86) 33 (92) 34 (93) 31 (88) 29 (85) 29 (84) 29 (83) 29 (84) 30 (85) 28 (83) 27 (80) 30 (85)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 18 (64) 21 (69) 25 (76) 25 (78) 24 (75) 23 (73) 23 (73) 23 (73) 23 (73) 22 (72) 20 (68) 17 (63) 22 (71)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 10 (49) 12 (54) 16 (62) 18 (65) 18 (65) 19 (65) 19 (65) 19 (66) 18 (65) 17 (62) 13 (55) 10 (49) 16 (60)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) 2 (0) 2 (0) 33 (1) 106 (4) 193 (8) 209 (8) 185 (7) 140 (6) 43 (2) 5 (0) 1 (0) 918 (36)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 11h 18' 11h 37' 12h 02' 12h 28' 12h 49' 13h 00' 12h 54' 12h 36' 12h 12' 11h 46' 11h 24' 11h 13' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 54.3 62.7 74 84.1 84.2 81.8 84.7 84.2 74.4 62.9 54.5 51.3 71.1

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