Mozambique in October

October

The end of dry season is approaching and temperatures are at their hottest – it’s an amazing month for enjoying both bush and beach in Mozambique, as long as you can tolerate the heat.

  • Day time maximum temperature = 32°C
  • Night time minimum temperature = 20°C
  • Average rainfall = 30mm
  • Average daylight = 12.5 hours

WHAT’S THE WEATHER GOING TO BE LIKE IN MOZAMBIQUE IN OCTOBER?

  • Days are hot, cooling down only a little at night
  • It’s the end of the dry season, with not much rainfall
  • Temperatures during the day can exceed 30 degrees
  • Light layers are a packing essential!

WHAT ARE THE HIGHLIGHTS OF VISITING MOZAMBIQUE IN OCTOBER?

  • October is ideal for travel to Mozambique
  • Concentrations of mosquitoes are low
  • Humpback whales may be spotted in the warm waters off the coast – they’ve migrated to East Africa from Antarctica
  • The waters around the coasts are calm and clear, perfect for diving
  • Clear conditions across the country make for amazing photo opportunities.

ANY LOWLIGHTS?

  • Hot temperatures during the day can be a bit much for some travellers
  • Humidity rises towards the end of October – and with it, numbers of mosquitoes.