What's the climate like in Tanzania?
June through October and mid-December through March, you can expect the weather to be hot and dry with cooler mornings and nights. Short rains can be expected November to mid-December with long rains in April and May; however, the seasons can vary each year. The coastal strip tends to be hot and humid year-round, while temperatures on Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru can drop to below freezing. Come prepared for a little bit of everything! See our When To Go To Tanzania article for more details.