Best time to visit Guinea-Bissau
The best time to visit in Guinea-Bissau is from January until July and September until December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and none till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Guinea-Bissau is 36°C in March and the lowest is 30°C in August.
Guinea-Bissau has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Guinea-Bissau 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 Guinea-Bissau by month
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14 day weather forecast Guinea-Bissau
The weather for in Guinea-Bissau will be 31° till 30° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.
The weather forecast for Guinea-Bissau is based on the weather conditions in the city of Bissau.
Weather forecast this week
|Sunday 19 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||8.3 mm||75%||2 m/s||7|
|Monday 20 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||5.5 mm||65%||5 m/s||7|
|Tuesday 21 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||0.3 mm||10%||4 m/s||9|
|Wednesday 22 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||0 mm||0%||4 m/s||9|
|Thursday 23 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||10.3 mm||75%||3 m/s||4|
|Friday 24 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||3.6 mm||55%||4 m/s||6|
|Saturday 25 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||0.3 mm||10%||3 m/s||3|
Weather forecast next week
|Sunday 26 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||18.8 mm||85%||3 m/s||3|
|Monday 27 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||4.9 mm||60%||3 m/s||5|
|Tuesday 28 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||0.8 mm||20%||4 m/s||3|
|Wednesday 29 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||4.6 mm||60%||4 m/s||1|
|Thursday 30 Sep||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||9.6 mm||75%||5 m/s||1|
|Friday 1 Oct||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||0.9 mm||25%||5 m/s||1|
|Saturday 2 Oct||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|29°||11.3 mm||80%||4 m/s||1|
Guinea-Bissau has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Guinea-Bissau is 33° degrees and there is about 467 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 251 days a year with an average humidity of 58% and an UV-index of 7.
Climate table of Guinea-Bissau
|Day temp. (°C)||34||35||36||35||34||33||31||30||31||33||34||34|
|Night temp. (°C)||22||22||23||23||25||26||26||25||25||26||25||23|
|Days with rain||-||-||1||2||4||8||22||26||20||15||3||1|
|Sun hours per day||10||10||10||10||10||9||7||7||8||9||10||10|
|Wind force (Bft)||2||2||2||3||3||3||3||2||2||2||2||2|
Guinea-Bissau weather by month
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Popular places in Guinea-Bissau
- Ponta Doce Balanta
- Mato Vaz
- Cachamba Balanta
- Reino de Intim
- Mato Grande
- Cadique Nalu
- Gã Nafá
- Sare Dêlô Maundè
- Sinchã Iobà
- Buba Tombó
- Orè Capege
- Cã Mamudo
- Sare Jaba
- Bissau Novo
- Bolama Nova
Frequently asked questions
Where is Guinea-Bissau?
Guinea-Bissau lies in a straight line about 6,203 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Bissau).
How long is the flight to Guinea-Bissau?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Guinea-Bissau is approximately 8 h. 40 min.
What are the largest airports in Guinea-Bissau?
These are the largest airports in Guinea-Bissau:
- Osvaldo Vieira International Airport – Bissau Novo
How many inhabitants are there in Guinea-Bissau?
Guinea-Bissau has approximately 1,553,822 inhabitants.
How big is Guinea-Bissau?
The area of Guinea-Bissau is around 36,120 km². It is 34x smaller than New Zealand.
What is the capital of Guinea-Bissau?
The capital of Guinea-Bissau is Bissau.
What is the currency of Guinea-Bissau?
In Guinea-Bissau the CFA franc BCEAO (XOF) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 19 September 2021
- 1 CFA franc BCEAO = 35.81 South African rand
- 1 South African rand = 0.028 CFA franc BCEAO
- 10 CFA franc BCEAO = 358.10 South African rand
- 10 South African rand = 0.28 CFA franc BCEAO
- 100 CFA franc BCEAO = 3,580.98 South African rand
- 100 South African rand = 2.79 CFA franc BCEAO
What is the area code of Guinea-Bissau?
The area code to call Guinea-Bissau is +245.