Weather in Zanzibar in September 2016

Check the weather in Zanzibar in September before you book your next holiday in Tanzania. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in September 2016 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for Zanzibar, Tanzania.

Weather in Zanzibar in September

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  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Zanzibar30
    30°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day (66% of daylight hours) in September in Zanzibar8
    8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 8 days with some rainfall in September in Zanzibar8
    8 days with some rainfall
  • 19°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Zanzibar19
    19°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in September in Zanzibar12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • High heat & humidity in September in ZanzibarH
    High heat & humidity
  • 52 mm monthly rainfall in September in Zanzibar52
    52 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in September in Zanzibar11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 26°C sea temperature in September in Zanzibar26
    26°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Zanzibar in September is a hot 30°C (86°F) with high heat & humidity. There are usually 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 66% of the 12 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Zanzibar in September is 26°C (79°F).

Expect 52mm (2.0 inches) of rainfall across the whole of September with 8 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 19°C (66°F).

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Zanzibar sunrise & sunset times for September 2016

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Zanzibar in September 2016. Select a month to view Zanzibar sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st September 2016 06:23 18:23
Friday, 2nd September 2016 06:23 18:23
Saturday, 3rd September 2016 06:22 18:23
Sunday, 4th September 2016 06:22 18:22
Monday, 5th September 2016 06:21 18:22
Tuesday, 6th September 2016 06:21 18:22
Wednesday, 7th September 2016 06:20 18:22
Thursday, 8th September 2016 06:20 18:22
Friday, 9th September 2016 06:19 18:21
Saturday, 10th September 2016 06:19 18:21
Sunday, 11th September 2016 06:18 18:21
Monday, 12th September 2016 06:18 18:21
Tuesday, 13th September 2016 06:17 18:21
Wednesday, 14th September 2016 06:17 18:21
Thursday, 15th September 2016 06:16 18:20
Friday, 16th September 2016 06:16 18:20
Saturday, 17th September 2016 06:15 18:20
Sunday, 18th September 2016 06:15 18:20
Monday, 19th September 2016 06:14 18:20
Tuesday, 20th September 2016 06:14 18:19
Wednesday, 21st September 2016 06:13 18:19
Thursday, 22nd September 2016 06:13 18:19
Friday, 23rd September 2016 06:12 18:19
Saturday, 24th September 2016 06:12 18:19
Sunday, 25th September 2016 06:11 18:18
Monday, 26th September 2016 06:10 18:18
Tuesday, 27th September 2016 06:10 18:18
Wednesday, 28th September 2016 06:09 18:18
Thursday, 29th September 2016 06:09 18:18
Friday, 30th September 2016 06:08 18:18
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