Bujumbura - Post Report Question and Answers

What is the overall climate: is it extremely hot or cold, wet or dry, at any time of year, for example?

It is humid here but the altitude makes the weather much nicer that other places in Africa. Not as hot, nice cool breezes, rainy season is pretty nice and the air is cleaner than other places. - Mar 2021

Burundi has rainy and dry seasons. It's generally rather warm (80F) year round. - Nov 2017

80-90 year 'round. It can get humid, especially during the rainy seasons. - Aug 2015

It is warm here, but not nearly as humid as I had feared. The rainy season is cooler than the dry season. In the dry season it averages 85 degrees during the day. - Aug 2009

There are two dry season and two rainy seasons. During the rainy seasons, there are generally showers for an hour or two each day, with sun the rest of the day. The temperature is moderate, generally in the 80s during the day and 60s at night, year round. Being close to the equator, the sun is very strong. Also, there’s almost exactly 12 hours of daytime and nighttime every day, year round. - Oct 2008

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