Zanzibar weather averages for holidays in 2017/2018

Check Zanzibar weather averages before you book your next holiday in 2017/2018. Today's maximum temperature in Zanzibar is expected to be 31°C, while the average maximum temperature in February is 32°C.

More about Zanzibar weather

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec All months

  • Pay now online & save up to 20% on Budget car hire
  • Discounts vary by selected locations worldwide
  • Including mainland France, Germany, Italy, Spain & UK

Zanzibar weather averages

Check out the Zanzibar weather averages before you book your next holiday to Tanzania. The warmest months in Zanzibar are January, February and March with an average maximum temperature of 32°C. The sunniest months are January, February, June, July, August, September, October, November and December with on average 8 hours of bright sunshine per day. The month with the least number of days with some rain is February with 5 days. The sea is at its warmest in Zanzibar in March and April with an average sea temperature of 29°C.

Maximum daytime temperature (°C)

Hours of sunshine (daily)

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Days with some rainfall

Sea temperature (°C)

More weather parameters

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

  • Save on holidays to Tanzania with The Holiday Place
  • Find the best hotel rates & special online discounts
  • Filter holiday deals by holiday type, price & more

Back to top

Zanzibar weather today

Here is the weather in Zanzibar today, Monday 27th February 2017. Expect isolated thunderstorms in Zanzibar, Tanzania with a maximum temperature of 31°C, moderate levels of heat & humidity and 3 hours of bright sunshine. There are 0-2 mm of rainfall expected with 44% chance of some rain and a light breeze of 7 kph from the east.

  • 31
    °C maximum temperature
  • 26
    °C minimum temperature
  • isolated thunderstorms
  • 3
    hours of sunshine
  • 44
    % chance of some rain
  • <2
    mm of rainfall expected
  • M
    moderate heat & humidity
  • 7
    kph wind from E

5-day weather forecast

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

  • Save on flights to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania with KLM
  • Book return flights from airports across the UK
  • Prices start from just £373 return including taxes

Back to top

Tropical storm risk: Zanzibar cyclone season

% of month affected by tropical storms
0
0
0
<1%
<1%
0
0
0
0
<1%
0
0
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

The Zanzibar tropical storm risk chart above shows the cyclone season.

More about tropical storms

  • Save up to 9% on holidays in 2016/2017 when you book online
  • Browse deals on all inclusive, family and luxury breaks
  • Low deposits available from just £75 per person

Back to top

Zanzibar holiday weather averages by month

Check Zanzibar holiday weather averages for a particular month by selecting from the list below. Monthly weather guides include figures for temperature, rainfall, sunshine hours and sea temperature plus daily sunrise & sunset times.

Back to top

Compare Zanzibar weather with the United States

Below the Zanzibar weather chart shows maximum daytime temperature for Zanzibar, Tanzania and the USA (Washington). For more weather parameters or to change the destinations shown visit the comparison weather tool.

Maximum daytime temperature (°C)

Zanzibar, Tanzania
USA (Washington)
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

Compare more Zanzibar weather >>

  • Save up to 9% on holidays in 2016/2017 when you book online
  • Browse deals on all inclusive, family and luxury breaks
  • Low deposits available from just £75 per person

Back to top

More Tanzania destinations

All destinations (A to Z)

Can't see your chosen destination? Use our A to Z search to find your required the holiday weather guide:

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z  

More destinations

Related posts

Popular travel offers

Back to Holiday Weather Top ^