Map of Pemba in Mozambique

Pemba Climate

Pemba is a city within Mozambique. This is in the continent of Africa.

Best time to visit Pemba

It is very easy to say when the best time to visit Pemba is because it is throughout the year! This is because temperatures are at a comfortable level (between twenty °C (68.0°F) and thirty °C (86.0°F) roughly. The great news is that this means you can plan many activities and extreme weather won't slow you down! That doesn't mean to say that there won't be some rain here or there, but you can book a trip with quite flexible dates.


The warmest time of year in Pemba is in December when it is 27.15°C / 80.9°F on average. However, going by the maximum temperatures, the warmest month is February at 30.9°C / 87.6°F. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Pemba is in July when it is 22.95°C / 73.3°F on average, but could get down to 18.2°C / 73.3°F minimum.

  • Freezing months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 0 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 12 (20°C / 68.0°F to 30°C / 86.0°F)
  • Hot months: 0 (30°C / 86.0°F to 40°C / 104.0°F)
  • Boiling months: 0 (40°C / 104.0°F and above)

Pemba Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Pemba which resides in Mozambique.

Temperature tables

The first table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Celsius. The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °C272726.826.224.923.4522.9523.724.2525.5526.727.15
Max Temperature in °C30.830.930.830.429.528.327.727.828.729.530.430.8
Min Temperature in °C23.223.122.82220.318.618.219.619.821.62323.5

This second table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Fahrenheit. Cells in BLUE are the coldest months and cells in PINK are the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °F80.680.680.279.276.874.273.374.775.778.080.180.9
Max Temperature in °F87.487.687.486.785.182.981.982.083.785.186.787.4
Min Temperature in °F73.873.673.071.668.565.564.867.367.670.973.474.3

Rainfall figures

This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Pemba throughout the year.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM146.4156202.212232.41511.37.92.211.341.6124.5
Total rainfall in Inches5.86.18.04.81.30.60.40.30.10.41.64.9
Total number of rainy days1110.412.69.43.22.41.61.20.61.53.68.4
Chances of rain35.5%37.1%40.6%31.3%10.3%8.0%5.2%3.9%2.0%4.8%12.0%27.1%

Pemba Climate Graph

Below is the climate graph for Pemba. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.

Pemba Climate Graph with temperatures in °C and rainfall in millimetres

Below is the climate graph for Pemba with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.

Pemba Climate Graph with temperatures in °F and rainfall in inches