The climate of Bangassou

According to Bridgat, Bangassou is located in the extreme south of the Central African Republic, not far from the Congo-Kinshasa border on the Mbomou River. The city is located in Mbomou Prefecture, of which Bangassou is also the capital. The city is also the capital of the Diocese of Bangassou. In the town is the Cathédrale Saint Pierre Claver, the largest church in the region. You can cross the Mbomou here by ferry. This makes Bangassou an important border crossing with Congo-Kinshasa.

Bangassou has a tropical savanna climate, with one distinct rainy season. The rainy season lasts from March to mid-November. During this period, the average humidity is quite high. Temperatures are around 30 degrees Celsius all year round.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of rainfall per month
January 33℃ 17℃ 8 3
February 35℃ 19℃ 8 4
March 34℃ 20℃ 7 9
April 32℃ 21℃ 7 10
May 31℃ 21℃ 6 13
June 30℃ 20℃ 6 12
July 29℃ 20℃ 5 14
August 29℃ 20℃ 5 16
September 30℃ 20℃ 6 16
October 30℃ 20℃ 6 15
November 32℃ 18℃ 7 8
December 32℃ 17℃ 7 4

The weather in Bangassou

Here you will find the weather forecast for Bangassou. View the current weather in Bangassou and the forecast for the coming days, such as temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Bangassou. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Bangassou. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Bangassou? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In January, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 33 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 17 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 35 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 19 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 4 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 34 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 21 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in May

In May, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 21 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 13 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 12 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 14 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in August

In August, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 16 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 16 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 15 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 18 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in December

In December, the average maximum temperature in Bangassou is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 17 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 4 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

Bangassou, Central African Republic

Climate and Weather in Bangassou, Central African Republic