Ivory Coast weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Ivory Coast

The best time to visit in Ivory Coast is from January until December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Ivory Coast is 37°C in February and the lowest is 30°C in July.

Ivory Coast has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Ivory Coast 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 Ivory Coast by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 36 37 37 36 35 32 30 30 30 32 33 35
Precipitation (mm) 7 37 62 68 84 57 46 80 101 105 42 8

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14 day weather forecast Ivory Coast

The weather for in Ivory Coast will be around 29° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Ivory Coast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Yamoussoukro.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
21°
3.5 mm 55% 1 m/s 6
Friday 17 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
7.4 mm 70% 1 m/s 6
Saturday 18 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
22°
15.9 mm 85% 2 m/s 7
Sunday 19 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
22°
3.9 mm 55% 1 m/s 8
Monday 20 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
21°
4.6 mm 60% 1 m/s 9
Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
21°
3.8 mm 55% 2 m/s 7
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
8.7 mm 75% 2 m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
16.9 mm 85% 1 m/s 6
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
5.3 mm 65% 1 m/s 8
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
7.2 mm 70% 2 m/s 9
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
5.0 mm 60% 1 m/s 0
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
21°
11.9 mm 80% 2 m/s 0
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
21°
0.2 mm 20% 1 m/s 0
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
0.2 mm 20% 1 m/s 1

Climate Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Ivory Coast is 34° degrees and there is about 696 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 105 days a year with an average humidity of 74% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Ivory Coast

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 36 37 37 36 35 32 30 30 30 32 33 35
Night temp. (°C) 21 23 24 23 23 22 21 21 22 22 22 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 7 37 62 68 84 57 46 80 101 105 42 8
Days with rain 5 14 22 23 24 22 21 24 27 26 18 7
Dry days 26 14 9 7 7 8 10 7 3 5 12 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 9 9 9 9 7 6 6 6 8 8 10
Wind force (Bft) 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Yamoussoukro

Ivory Coast weather by month

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

Ivory Coast lies in a straight line about 5,257 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Yamoussoukro).

How long is the flight to Ivory Coast?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Ivory Coast is approximately 7 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Ivory Coast?

These are the largest airports in Ivory Coast:

How many inhabitants are there in Ivory Coast?

Ivory Coast has approximately 24,571,044 inhabitants.

How big is Ivory Coast?

The area of Ivory Coast is around 322,460 km². It is 4x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Ivory Coast?

The capital of Ivory Coast is Yamoussoukro.

What is the currency of Ivory Coast?

In Ivory Coast the CFA franc BCEAO (XOF) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 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 Ivory Coast?

The area code to call Ivory Coast is +225.