Map of Awassa in Ethiopia

Awassa Climate

Awassa is a non-capital city in Ethiopia, Africa.

Best time to visit Awassa

You will be very glad to know that the best time to plan a visit to Awassa is nearly any time of year! PLUS temperatures make it ideal for nearly any kind of activity - they are between 20°C / 68.0°F and 30°C / 86.0°F on average. So it's time to book the trip!


  • 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)

Awassa Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Awassa which resides in Ethiopia.

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 °C2424.52524.523.52221.521.52222.523.523.5
Max Temperature in °C292929282725242425262828
Min Temperature in °C192021212019191919191919

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 °F75.276.177.076.174.371.670.770.771.672.574.374.3
Max Temperature in °F84.284.284.282.480.677.075.275.277.078.882.482.4
Min Temperature in °F66.268.069.869.868.066.266.266.266.266.266.266.2

Rainfall figures

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

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM304565100120105130130115803015
Total rainfall in Inches1.21.82.63.94.74.15.15.14.53.21.20.6
Total number of rainy days69141717162020211364
Chances of rain19.4%32.1%45.2%56.7%54.8%53.3%64.5%64.5%70.0%41.9%20.0%12.9%

Awassa Climate Graph

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

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

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

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