Map of Xai-Xai in Mozambique

Xai-Xai Climate

Xai-Xai is a city within Mozambique (but not the capital city).

Best time to visit Xai-Xai

The best time to visit Xai-Xai will be when the average temperatures are at a comfortable level (between 20°C / 68.0°F and 30°C / 86.0°F on average) which is during months January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December. Other great months to visit Xai-Xai are June, July and August when the average temperatures are a little cooler but still between a pleasant 10°C / 50.0°F and 20°C / 68.0°F.


The warmest time of year in Xai-Xai is in January when it is 26.45°C / 79.6°F on average, but could get up to 31.2°C / 88.2°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Xai-Xai is in July when it is 18.5°C / 65.3°F on average, but could get down to 12.1°C / 65.3°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: 3 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 9 (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)

Xai-Xai Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Xai-Xai 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 °C26.4526.425.5523.6521.1518.818.519.9521.723.3524.725.85
Max Temperature in °C31.230.930.228.9272524.926.327.729.13030.9
Min Temperature in °C21.721.920.918.415.312.612.113.615.717.619.420.8

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 °F79.679.578.074.670.165.865.367.971.174.076.578.5
Max Temperature in °F88.287.686.484.080.677.076.879.381.984.486.087.6
Min Temperature in °F71.171.469.665.159.554.753.856.560.363.766.969.4

Rainfall figures

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

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM134.7131.9104.5998963.949.632.833.666.371.6123.2
Total rainfall in Inches5.35.24.13.93.52.52.01.31.32.62.84.9
Total number of rainy days9.18.87.56.96.65.643.35.566.88.9
Chances of rain29.4%31.4%24.2%23.0%21.3%18.7%12.9%10.6%18.3%19.4%22.7%28.7%

Xai-Xai Climate Graph

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

Xai-Xai Climate Graph with temperatures in °C and rainfall in millimetres

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

Xai-Xai Climate Graph with temperatures in °F and rainfall in inches