The Best Time and Months of the Year to visit Rwanda
What is the Best Time of the Year to visit Rwanda? Anytime of the Year.
Rwanda is known for being the Land of a Thousand Hills but it is also known as “the land of Eternal Spring” something that gives you hint about the weather and climate of Rwanda where it is “Springtime” all year-long. To most, it is simply Remarkable Rwanda.
We are often asked “What is the “Best Time of the Year to visit Rwanda” One would be telling the truth -saying “any time of the year.” Even during the rainy seasons of the year in Rwanda – the sun comes out during the day. It normally rains during the night or as dawn comes and the sun rises.
In recent years the weather in countries such as Rwanda has been somewhat different. There are no longer the distinct seasons as in years past but climate change is also a reality in the country of “the eternal spring.”
Rwanda – a landlocked country in the heart of Africa, just south of the equator – its altitude creates a pleasant, tropical climate whose fertile land receives its share of rain.
The temperature is almost steadfast all year-long making it an ideal country to visit any time of the year. Kigali, the capital is just 20 degrees to 22 degrees Celsius all year long.
What is the Best Time of the Year to visit Rwanda? The best months of the year to visit Rwanda are June all the way to the middle of September and December to February. The traditional Rainy seasons area from March to May and October to November.
During the dry seasons, you will find a light cloud cover causing the temperatures to be moderate in nature – but you also may have a surprise rain shower.
The best months for gorilla tracking are from June to September and December to February – those months are also the months of what is traditionally called the high season. Rwanda, unlike Uganda, keeps the gorilla permit prices at 1500 USD per person all year-long, November whereas neighboring Uganda reduces permit prices during April – May – November to 450 USD per Gorilla Permit.
Rwanda – the Land of Eternal Spring, great weather and climate awaits you all year-long…