Best time to visit, weather and climate Mali

Best time to visit Mali

The best time to visit Mali is in january and february and june until december, when you will have a warm till very hot temperature and none till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Mali is 41°C in april and the lowest is 31°C in august.


Mali has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Mali or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Mali per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
34°C 37°C 40°C 41°C 40°C 38°C 34°C 31°C 33°C 36°C 36°C 34°C
1
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1
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1
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2
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8
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19
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66
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86
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72
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13
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Climate data from: Bamako


Climate Mali

Mali 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 Mali is 36° degrees and there is about 270 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 287 days a year with an average humidity of 38% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Mali

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 34°C 37°C 40°C 41°C 40°C 38°C 34°C 31°C 33°C 36°C 36°C 34°C
Night 18°C 20°C 23°C 26°C 28°C 27°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 18°C
Precip 1
mm
1
mm
1
mm
2
mm
8
mm
19
mm
66
mm
86
mm
72
mm
13
mm
2
mm
0
mm
Rain
days
0 0 1 2 5 7 15 20 13 5 1 0
Dry
days
31 28 30 28 26 23 16 11 17 26 29 31
Sun hours
per day
10 10 10 10 10 10 9 8 9 10 10 10
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 6
 

Weather Mali january

On average, it is maximum 34° in january in Mali and at least around 18° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali february

On average, it is maximum 37° in february in Mali and at least around 20° degrees. and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali march

On average, it is maximum 40° in march in Mali and at least around 23° degrees. In march there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali april

On average, it is maximum 41° in april in Mali and at least around 26° degrees. In april there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali may

On average, it is maximum 40° in may in Mali and at least around 28° degrees. In may there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali june

On average, it is maximum 38° in june in Mali and at least around 27° degrees. In june there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali july

On average, it is maximum 34° in july in Mali and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 66 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali august

On average, it is maximum 31° in august in Mali and at least around 22° degrees. In august there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 86 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali september

On average, it is maximum 33° in september in Mali and at least around 22° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 72 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali october

On average, it is maximum 36° in october in Mali and at least around 23° degrees. In october there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali november

On average, it is maximum 36° in november in Mali and at least around 21° degrees. In november there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Mali.

Weather Mali december

On average, it is maximum 34° in december in Mali and at least around 18° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Mali.

14 day weather forecast Mali

The weather for Bamako in Mali will be ° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

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About Mali

Mali is in the continental part Africa and the capital is Bamako. The total surface is 1.240.000 km² and the population consists of 18.542.000 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 1,5x as big as New Zealand. If you want to call Mali you have to use +223 or 00223 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2235012457809 or 002235012457809.

Mali is in a straight line at 6.199 km distance from Cape Town. From Cape Town International Airport the flight time is about 8 hours35.

Flight tickets to Mali

Mali has 2 airports which you can fly to:

  • Modibo Keita International Airport
    Bamako
  • Timbuktu Airport
    Timbuktu

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Currency Mali

In Mali the CFA franc BCEAO is used to pay.

Exchange rate CFA franc BCEAO (XOF) 19 june 2021

1 CFA franc BCEAO = 0,03 South African rand
100 CFA franc BCEAO = 2,79 South African rand

1 South African rand = 35,81 CFA franc BCEAO
100 South African rand = 3.580,98 CFA franc BCEAO

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It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Time difference Mali

In Mali it is now 01:26 o’clock at night on saturday 19 june 2021. That is 2 hour earlier than in New Zealand. The time zone of Mali is Africa/Bamako and the Greenwich time is UTC+00.