Chad weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Chad

The best time to visit in Chad is in January and February and July until December, when you will have a hot or very hot temperature and none till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Chad is 43°C in April and the lowest is 33°C in August.

Chad has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Chad 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.

Average weather Chad by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 34 38 41 43 42 40 36 33 36 39 38 34
Precipitation (mm) 0 0 0 1 10 16 53 102 35 7 0 0
Climate data from city: N’Djamena

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14 day weather forecast Chad

The weather for in Chad will be 38° till 36° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Chad is based on the weather conditions in the city of N’Djamena.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
26°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 5
Friday 17 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
37°
24°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 11
Saturday 18 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
25°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 5
Sunday 19 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
24°
1.9 mm 40% 3 m/s 5
Monday 20 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
24°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 8
Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
25°
0.4 mm 15% 3 m/s 4
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
24°
0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
23°
0.7 mm 20% 3 m/s 7
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
24°
0.2 mm 20% 3 m/s 8
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
37°
24°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
22°
4.6 mm 60% 7 m/s 1
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
23°
2.9 mm 50% 4 m/s 1
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
24°
0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
26°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1

Climate Chad

Chad has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Chad is 38° degrees and there is about 225 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 283 days a year with an average humidity of 29% and an UV-index of 8.

Climate table of Chad

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 34 38 41 43 42 40 36 33 36 39 38 34
Night temp. (°C) 18 21 25 27 30 30 28 25 26 27 24 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 0 0 0 1 10 16 53 102 35 7 0 0
Days with rain - - 1 3 5 8 15 21 10 4 - -
Dry days 31 28 30 27 26 22 16 10 20 27 30 31
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 10 10 12 12 12 11 11 11 10 9 7
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3
UV-index 7 8 8 9 9 8 8 7 8 8 7 6
Climate data from city: N’Djamena

Chad weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Chad? 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 Chad?

Chad lies in a straight line about 5,491 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → N’Djamena).

How long is the flight to Chad?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Chad is approximately 7 h. 40 min.

What are the largest airports in Chad?

These are the largest airports in Chad:

How many inhabitants are there in Chad?

Chad has approximately 14,900,000 inhabitants.

How big is Chad?

The area of Chad is around 1,284,000 km². It is 1,5x bigger than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Chad?

The capital of Chad is N’Djamena.

What is the currency of Chad?

In Chad the CFA franc BEAC (XAF) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 September 2021

  • 1 CFA franc BEAC = 35.81 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 0.028 CFA franc BEAC
  • 10 CFA franc BEAC = 358.10 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 0.28 CFA franc BEAC
  • 100 CFA franc BEAC = 3,580.98 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 2.79 CFA franc BEAC

What is the area code of Chad?

The area code to call Chad is +235.