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    Mount Kenya National Park weather and climate

    Kenya - National parks

    Mount Kenya National Park weather and climate

     

    Day

    11 °C

     

    Night

    -2 °C

     

    Precipitation

    71 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    7 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    7 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    66 %

     

    Day

    11 °C

     

    Night

    -2 °C

     

    Precipitation

    71 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    7 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    7 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    66 %

    Overview: Mount Kenya National Park
    Mount Kenya National Park (Kenya) is a place with a cold climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from 6 °C (43 °F) in July to 11 °C (52 °F) in February. The driest month is September with just 6 days of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is November with 21 days of rain. The highest night temperatures could be experienced in November with 0 °C (32 °F), the lowest in September with -3 °C (27 °F).

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    Weather overview for Mount Kenya National Park

    Weather overview

    Mount Kenya National Park (Kenya) is a place with a cold climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from 6 °C (43 °F) in July to 11 °C (52 °F) in February. The driest month is September with just 6 days of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is November with 21 days of rain. The highest night temperatures could be experienced in November with 0 °C (32 °F), the lowest in September with -3 °C (27 °F).

    January weather

    The day temperature rise's start could be observed, with its value of 10 °C (51 °F) in Mount Kenya National Park, while the descent of the night temperature can be observed, with its value of -2 °C (29 °F). The tourist season is at its beginning, and the dry season is about to start as well. The rainfall amount continues to descent, the value of this measure is 59 mm (2.33 in), and the number of rainy days continues to descent as well.

    February weather

    The tourist season continues in Mount Kenya National Park. The maximum of the day temperature is observable, the value of this measure is 11 °C (52 °F), while the night temperature continues to descent, the value of this measure is -2 °C (28 °F). The rainfall amount starts to rise, while the number of rainy days descents similarly to the previous month, its value is 7 days. The maximum of the number of sun hours (without clouds) is observable, with its value being 7 hours.

    March weather

    The number of rainy days rise's start could be observed, the value of this measure is 11 days in Mount Kenya National Park, while the rainfall amount rises similarly to the previous month. The beginning of the rise of the night temperature could be noticed, with its value being -2 °C (29 °F), on the contrary the day temperature starts to descent in March. The beginning of the descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed.

    April weather

    The day temperature continues to descent, with its value of 9 °C (48 °F) in Mount Kenya National Park, on the contrary the night temperature rises similarly to the previous month, with its value of -1 °C (30 °F). The rise of the number of rainy days can be observed, with its value being 20 days, while the maximum of the rainfall amount can be noticed, its value is 227 mm (8.93 in). The wet season slowly starts. The descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed.

    May weather

    The wet season is taking place in Mount Kenya National Park. The number of rainy days starts to descent, its value is 17 days, and the beginning of the descent of the rainfall amount could be noticed too, the value of this measure is 143 mm (5.61 in). The day temperature continues to descent, with its value being 8 °C (46 °F).

    June weather

    The day temperature descents similarly to the previous month, with its value of 7 °C (44 °F) in Mount Kenya National Park. The tourist season is about to start. The descent of the number of rainy days can be observed, with its value being 8 days, while the rainfall amount is on its minimum in June. The beginning of the rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed, the value of this measure is 6 hours. The minimum of the day length is observable, the value of this measure is 12 hours.

    July weather

    The tourist season continues in Mount Kenya National Park. The minimum of the day temperature is observable, its value is 6 °C (43 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) descent's start could be observed in July. The humidity is on its maximum, with its value being 81 %.

    August weather

    The number of rainy days rise's start could be observed, its value is 9 days in Mount Kenya National Park, and the rainfall amount rise's start could be observed as well in this month. The number of sun hours (without clouds) reaches its minimum. The wind speed is on its minimum, the value of this measure is 0. The tourist season is close to its peak.

    September weather

    The day temperature starts to rise, its value is 8 °C (46 °F) in Mount Kenya National Park, while the minimum of the night temperature can be noticed, the value of this measure is -3 °C (27 °F). The tourist season continues. The number of rainy days is on its minimum, its value is 6 days. The beginning of the rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed in this month.

    October weather

    The number of rainy days rise's start could be observed, its value is 14 days in Mount Kenya National Park, and the beginning of the rise of the rainfall amount could be noticed as well in this month. The day temperature rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 8 °C (47 °F), while the night temperature starts to rise, the value of this measure is -2 °C (29 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 6 hours.

    November weather

    The rise of the rainfall amount can be observed, with its value of 220 mm (8.67 in) in Mount Kenya National Park, while the number of rainy days reaches its maximum in November. The night temperature reaches its maximum, the value of this measure is 0 °C (32 °F). The beginning of the descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed, its value is 5 hours. The wind speed is on its maximum, with its value being 2.

    December weather

    The number of rainy days descent's start could be observed, with its value of 13 days in Mount Kenya National Park, and the rainfall amount descent's start could be observed too, the value of this measure is 133 mm (5.23 in). The beginning of the rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed. The beginning of the descent of the night temperature could be noticed in this month. The maximum of the day length can be noticed, with its value of 12 hours.

    FAQs

    How windy is it in Mount Kenya National Park in January?

    An average wind scale that can be expected in January in Mount Kenya National Park is 1. It is rather a milder or unnoticeable wind, therefore it will not bother you during your holiday.

    Is February part of the dry season in Mount Kenya National Park?

    Yes, there is a dry season in February in Mount Kenya National Park with just 7 days during the month being rainy.

    How many rainy days can I expect in Mount Kenya National Park in June?

    There are 8 days, which are rainy in Mount Kenya National Park in June, that is, days with precipitation more than 2 mm (0.08 in). Converted to days of the week, this means that it will occur on an average of 1.8 days of the week, or in general - 26 % days. This is a decrease of 9 days compared to the last month. That means a 54 % decrease in the value.

    Is July a good month to visit Mount Kenya National Park?

    In July in Mount Kenya National Park, there are ideal conditions for a vacation. You can expect just 8 days of rain during the month, taking an umbrella is not necessary. A relatively low temperature of 6 °C (43 °F) may be ideal for walking or outdoor activities, but some people may have a different idea of the holiday. The night temperature of -2 °C (28 °F) is not inviting for evening and night activities except for visiting a bar and having beer or two.

    What is the temperature in Mount Kenya National Park during the day in August?

    The average daily temperature in Mount Kenya National Park in August is 6 °C (43 °F). Be sure to pack warm clothes, including a jacket and a warm sweater. On some days it may occasionally freeze, but with stronger winds, the feeling of cold may increase.

    Is there a wet season in September in Mount Kenya National Park?

    No, there is no wet season in Mount Kenya National Park in September - you can expect 6 days of rain during the month.

    What level of humidity is to expect in Mount Kenya National Park in October?

    Humidity in Mount Kenya National Park in October is 67 %.

    How many sunny hours can I expect in Mount Kenya National Park in November?

    There is an average length of sunshine of 5 hours per day in Mount Kenya National Park in November.

    What is the air temperature in December in Mount Kenya National Park at night?

    The average night temperature in December in Mount Kenya National Park is -1 °C (30 °F). The nights will be cool, layers of clothes will be needed for evening and morning walks, the hotel should be equipped with heating.

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