Climate and Weather of Bosaso, Somalia

The climate of Bosaso

Bosaso (or as the city used to be called Bandar Qasim) is located on the northern coast of Somalia, on the Gulf of Aden. Bosaso is located in the autonomous state of Puntland, an independent part of Somalia, formerly known as Italian Somalia. Bender Qassim International Airport is located just outside Bosaso.

According to shopareview, Bosaso has a warm desert climate, with particularly high daytime temperatures. The averages here are well above 30 degrees Celsius. Because the city is located on the Gulf of Aden, the present sea breeze provides the necessary cooling. Rain is rare and only in the month of April is there a chance of precipitation.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of rainfall per month water temperature
January 30℃ 20℃ 8 1 25℃
February 31℃ 21℃ 9 1 26℃
March 33℃ 23℃ 9 1 27℃
April 35℃ 25℃ 9 2 28℃
May 37℃ 26℃ 10 3 30℃
June 37℃ 27℃ 8 3 30℃
July 36℃ 27℃ 6 5 30℃
August 36℃ 26℃ 6 5 30℃
September 37℃ 26℃ 8 2 30℃
October 34℃ 23℃ 9 2 29℃
November 32℃ 21℃ 9 1 27℃
December 30℃ 20℃ 9 1 26℃

The weather in Bosaso

Here you will find the weather forecast for Bosaso. View the current weather in Bosaso and the forecast for the coming days, such as temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Bosaso. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Bosaso. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Bosaso? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In January, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 21 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 33 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 35 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 25 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in May

In May, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 37 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 26 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 37 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 27 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 36 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 27 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in August

In August, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 36 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 26 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 37 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 26 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 34 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 21 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in December

In December, the average maximum temperature in Bosaso is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

Bosaso, Somalia