Rwanda, a country in central and east Africa, is the land of three well known ethnic groups, the
Hutu, the Tutsi and the Twa. Its landscape is dominated by mountains, lakes and savanna type of
grassland ecosystem. The county is located at high altitude. The lowest point is the Rusizi River
at about 950 mt 3117 ft) above sea level. About 700000 tourists visit this country every year.
Among others the tourism attractions here include numerous interesting sites, volcanoes,
waterfalls, lakes, rainforests, the landscape, national parks and wildlife. Kigali is the capital, the
largest city and the major international airport with couple of others in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, mini bus coaches, inter-city helicopters and
Tourist seasons: High tourist season June to August, mid and low seasons are from September to
Weather: Climatological Information Kigali, Rwanda, source Rwanda Meteorological Service.
Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the same city,
town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions. Visit relevant
source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
- Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1961-1990.
- Mean number of rain days = Mean number of days with at least 0.1 mm of rain.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Rain Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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