Sudan weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Sudan

The best time to visit in Sudan is from January until March, July and August and October until December, when you will have a warm till very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Sudan is 42°C in May and the lowest is 32°C in January.

Sudan has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Sudan 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 Sudan by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 32 35 38 41 42 42 39 38 40 39 35 32
Precipitation (mm) 0 0 0 0 4 3 18 24 8 4 0 0
Climate data from city: Khartoum

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14 day weather forecast Sudan

The weather for in Sudan will be 38° till 39° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The weather forecast for Sudan is based on the weather conditions in the city of Khartoum.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
29°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 11
Friday 17 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
37°
29°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 10
Saturday 18 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
30°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Sunday 19 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
30°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 10
Monday 20 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
28°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 11
Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
30°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 10
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
41°
30°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 10

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
29°
0 mm 0% 7 m/s 9
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
28°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 3
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
30°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
40°
28°
0 mm 0% 11 m/s 1
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
29°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
28°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 1
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
31°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 3

Climate Sudan

Sudan has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Sudan is 38° degrees and there is about 61 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 319 days a year with an average humidity of 23% and an UV-index of 8.

Climate table of Sudan

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 32 35 38 41 42 42 39 38 40 39 35 32
Night temp. (°C) 17 19 21 24 27 29 29 29 30 29 23 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 0 0 0 0 4 3 18 24 8 4 0 0
Days with rain - - 1 1 2 3 9 11 5 2 - -
Dry days 31 28 30 29 29 27 22 20 25 29 30 31
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 7 7 8 9 9 8 8 9 8 7 6
Climate data from city: Khartoum

Sudan weather by month

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

Sudan lies in a straight line about 5,350 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Khartoum).

How long is the flight to Sudan?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Sudan is approximately 7 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in Sudan?

These are the largest airports in Sudan:

How many inhabitants are there in Sudan?

Sudan has approximately 40,782,742 inhabitants.

How big is Sudan?

The area of Sudan is around 1,861,484 km². It is 2x bigger than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Sudan?

The capital of Sudan is Khartoum.

What is the currency of Sudan?

In Sudan the Sudanese pound (SDG) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 September 2021

  • 1 Sudanese pound = 3.59 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 0.28 Sudanese pound
  • 10 Sudanese pound = 35.86 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 2.79 Sudanese pound
  • 100 Sudanese pound = 358.58 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 27.89 Sudanese pound

What is the area code of Sudan?

The area code to call Sudan is +249.