Dodoma, Tanzania Climate

Weather: 18.57°C/65.43°F, Wind SW at 4.5 km/h, 58% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

Tanzania
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Dodoma Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 1118.54 meters (3669.75 feet) above sea level, Dodoma has a Subtropical steppe climate (Classification: BSh). The city’s yearly temperature is 24.07ºC (75.33ºF) and it is -0.15% lower than Tanzania’s averages. Dodoma typically receives about 95.89 millimeters (3.78 inches) of precipitation and has 112.27 rainy days (30.76% of the time) annually.

Country Tanzania
Longitude 35.7516069
Latitude -6.162959
Attitude/Elevation 1118.54m (3669.75ft)
Local time Tuesday 21:01
Annual high temperature 29.1ºC (84.38ºF)
Annual low temperature 16.79ºC (62.22ºF)
Average annual precip. 95.89mm (3.78in)
Warmest month October (32.28ºC / 90.1ºF)
Coldest Month July (13.7ºC / 56.66ºF)
Wettest Month January (277.55mm / 10.93in)
Driest Month September (0.29mm / 0.01in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm) 112.27 days (30.76%)
Days with no rain 252.73000000000002 days (69.24%)
Humidity 65.6%

Climate Dodoma: Monthly Averages

Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Nov Oct Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 35.0(95.0) 34.0(93.2) 35.0(95.0) 33.0(91.4) 32.0(89.6) 32.0(89.6) 32.0(89.6) 35.0(95.0) 35.0(95.0) 37.0(98.6) 35.0(95.0) 36.0(96.8) 37.0(98.6)
Average high °C (°F) 28.05(82.49) 28.67(83.61) 28.37(83.07) 27.62(81.72) 27.32(81.18) 27.33(81.19) 27.45(81.41) 29.1(84.38) 30.92(87.66) 32.28(90.1) 31.92(89.46) 30.19(86.34) 29.1(84.38)
Daily mean °C (°F) 23.88(74.98) 24.07(75.33) 23.87(74.97) 23.28(73.9) 22.67(72.81) 22.06(71.71) 21.84(71.31) 23.23(73.81) 24.87(76.77) 26.5(79.7) 26.8(80.24) 25.73(78.31) 24.07(75.33)
Average low °C (°F) 17.89(64.2) 17.28(63.1) 17.49(63.48) 17.21(62.98) 16.09(60.96) 14.53(58.15) 13.7(56.66) 14.91(58.84) 16.04(60.87) 17.94(64.29) 19.17(66.51) 19.24(66.63) 16.79(62.22)
Record low °C (°F) 11.0(51.8) 11.0(51.8) 12.0(53.6) 14.0(57.2) 13.0(55.4) 12.0(53.6) 9.0(48.2) 11.0(51.8) 12.0(53.6) 13.0(55.4) 15.0(59.0) 11.0(51.8) 9.0(48.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 277.55(10.93) 194.85(7.67) 232.66(9.16) 137.91(5.43) 12.35(0.49) 1.51(0.06) 0.35(0.01) 0.35(0.01) 0.29(0.01) 4.39(0.17) 61.78(2.43) 226.73(8.93) 95.89(3.78)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm) 23.0 19.45 22.36 16.73 3.0 0.27 0.0 0.0 0.09 0.73 7.82 18.82 9.36
Average relative humidity (%) 77.72 77.6 79.62 78.96 71.59 64.4 59.82 54.99 51.69 50.4 54.74 65.66 65.6
Mean monthly sunshine hours 10.92 11.07 10.83 10.64 11.22 11.43 11.49 11.54 11.56 11.57 11.44 11.27 11.25

Climate Graph

The chart below shows the mean monthly temperature and precipitation of Dodoma in recent years.

Dodoma

Dodoma Temperature by Month

November
26.8°C | 80.24°F
October
26.5°C | 79.7°F
December
25.73°C | 78.31°F
September
24.87°C | 76.77°F
February
24.07°C | 75.33°F
January
23.88°C | 74.98°F
March
23.87°C | 74.97°F
April
23.28°C | 73.9°F
August
23.23°C | 73.81°F
May
22.67°C | 72.81°F
June
22.06°C | 71.71°F
July
21.84°C | 71.31°F

Historical Data

Summary
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Temperature Max Average Min
Max Temperature 31.0°C (87.8°F) 28.35°C (83.03°F) 27.0°C (80.6°F)
Avg Temperature 25.0°C (77.0°F) 23.35°C (74.03°F) 23.0°C (73.4°F)
Min Temperature 18.0°C (64.4°F) 16.03°C (60.85°F) 14.0°C (57.2°F)
Dew Point Max Average Min
Dew Point 17.0°C (62.6°F) 14.39°C (57.9°F) 12.0°C (53.6°F)
Precipitation Max Average Min Sum
Precipitation 7.0mm | 0.28in 0.52mm | 0.02in 0.0mm | 0in 16.1mm | 0.63in
Snowdepth 0.0mm | 0in 0.0mm | 0in 0.0mm | 0in 0.0mm | 0in
Wind Max Average Min
Wind 10.0kmh | 6.21mph 8.29kmh | 5.15mph 6.0kmh | 3.73mph
Gust Wind 14.0kmh | 8.7mph 12.32kmh | 7.66mph 9.0kmh | 5.59mph
Sea Level Pressure Max Average Min
Sea Level Pressure 7.0mb 0.52mb 0.0mb
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Daily Observations

Time Temperature Dew Point Humidity Wind Speed Pressure Precipitation
May ° C | ° F ° C | ° F % Kph | Mph Hg | Mb Total (mm/in)
2015-05-01 24 | 75.2 17 | 62.6 76 7 | 4.35 29.91 | 1013 7.0 | 0.28
2015-05-02 23 | 73.4 16 | 60.8 74 9 | 5.59 29.97 | 1015 0.8 | 0.03
2015-05-03 23 | 73.4 16 | 60.8 74 9 | 5.59 29.97 | 1015 0.1 | 0.0
2015-05-04 23 | 73.4 16 | 60.8 74 9 | 5.59 30.0 | 1016 0.7 | 0.03
2015-05-05 23 | 73.4 15 | 59.0 73 10 | 6.21 29.97 | 1015 0.2 | 0.01
2015-05-06 23 | 73.4 15 | 59.0 73 8 | 4.97 29.94 | 1014 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-07 23 | 73.4 15 | 59.0 70 8 | 4.97 29.97 | 1015 0.6 | 0.02
2015-05-08 23 | 73.4 17 | 62.6 75 7 | 4.35 30.03 | 1017 4.1 | 0.16
2015-05-09 23 | 73.4 15 | 59.0 70 8 | 4.97 30.03 | 1017 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-10 24 | 75.2 14 | 57.2 67 7 | 4.35 30.0 | 1016 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-11 24 | 75.2 15 | 59.0 68 9 | 5.59 30.0 | 1016 0.8 | 0.03
2015-05-12 23 | 73.4 16 | 60.8 71 9 | 5.59 30.03 | 1017 0.7 | 0.03
2015-05-13 23 | 73.4 16 | 60.8 71 6 | 3.73 30.0 | 1016 0.3 | 0.01
2015-05-14 24 | 75.2 15 | 59.0 68 7 | 4.35 29.97 | 1015 0.3 | 0.01
2015-05-15 25 | 77.0 14 | 57.2 63 9 | 5.59 29.97 | 1015 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-16 24 | 75.2 15 | 59.0 64 9 | 5.59 30.0 | 1016 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-17 25 | 77.0 12 | 53.6 55 8 | 4.97 30.0 | 1016 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-18 23 | 73.4 12 | 53.6 56 9 | 5.59 30.0 | 1016 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-19 24 | 75.2 12 | 53.6 57 8 | 4.97 30.03 | 1017 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-20 23 | 73.4 12 | 53.6 60 8 | 4.97 30.03 | 1017 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-21 23 | 73.4 12 | 53.6 60 8 | 4.97 30.06 | 1018 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-22 23 | 73.4 12 | 53.6 61 8 | 4.97 30.06 | 1018 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-23 23 | 73.4 13 | 55.4 62 8 | 4.97 30.03 | 1017 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-24 23 | 73.4 14 | 57.2 66 9 | 5.59 30.03 | 1017 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-25 23 | 73.4 14 | 57.2 68 8 | 4.97 30.0 | 1016 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-26 23 | 73.4 14 | 57.2 65 8 | 4.97 30.0 | 1016 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-27 23 | 73.4 14 | 57.2 68 8 | 4.97 30.0 | 1016 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-28 24 | 75.2 14 | 57.2 65 9 | 5.59 30.0 | 1016 0.0 | 0.0
2015-05-29 23 | 73.4 15 | 59.0 69 9 | 5.59 29.97 | 1015 0.2 | 0.01
2015-05-30 23 | 73.4 15 | 59.0 71 9 | 5.59 30.0 | 1016 0.1 | 0.0
2015-05-31 23 | 73.4 14 | 57.2 70 9 | 5.59 29.97 | 1015 0.2 | 0.01

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