Weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Cape Verde
The best time to visit Cape Verde is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Cape Verde is 28°C in August and the lowest is 24°C in January.
Cape Verde has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Cape Verde or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
Climate data from city: Praia
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Cape Verde weather
The Cape Verde weather for will be ° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day. The water temperature is 24°C.
The Cape Verde weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Praia.
Cape Verde 14 day weather forecast
Climate Cape Verde
Cape Verde has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Cape Verde is 26° degrees and there is about 154 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 288 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 6.
Climate data from city: Praia
Cape Verde weather by month
What is the average Cape Verde weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Cape Verde?
Cape Verde lies in a straight line about 7,141 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Praia).
How long is the flight to Cape Verde?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Cape Verde is approximately 10 hours.
What are the largest airports in Cape Verde?
These are the largest airports in Cape Verde:
Airports on the well-known islands of Cape Verde:
How many inhabitants are there in Cape Verde?
Cape Verde has approximately 560,899 inhabitants.
How big is Cape Verde?
The area of Cape Verde is around 4,033 km². It is 303x smaller than New Zealand.
What is the capital of Cape Verde?
The capital of Cape Verde is Praia.
What is the currency of Cape Verde?
In Cape Verde the Cape Verde escudo (CVE) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 22 May 2022
- 1 South African rand = 6.02 Cape Verde escudo
- 1 Cape Verde escudo = 0.17 South African rand
- 100 South African rand = 601.96 Cape Verde escudo
- 100 Cape Verde escudo = 16.62 South African rand
What is the area code of Cape Verde?
The area code to call Cape Verde is +238.