Many people have asked this question. When is the best and ideal time to visit Kenya? Well to answer this question, Kenya has one of the best climates and its ideal and best to travel throughout depending with what one wants to do. Kenya is divided by the equator and is characterized by a tropical climate.
Most regions in Kenya have temperatures between 71-91°F a day, and they rarely drop below 55°F at night. Even during the short rains, the humidity during the day is mostly low and the sky is clear enough to see the Milky Way at night.
Broadly, the seasons are: hot and dry from January to March; hot and wet from April to June (the “long rains”); warm and dry from July to October; and warm and wet for a few weeks in November and early December – a period called the “short rains”.
At high altitudes, it may rain at almost any time However, one of the best times to visit Kenya is from July to September, during the country’s dry season, which also coincides with the Great wildebeest Migration a major tourist attraction as it’s one of the wonders of the world.The climate on the coast of Kenya is the same as the inland weather. January, February and July to October are the best times to travel to Kenya as it is the dry season The rainy seasons are also good times to travel, as there are fewer visitors and you can admire the striking emerald vegetation.
December in particular is a great time to travel to Kenya, since the rains are short and you have the chance to see newborn animals and migratory bird species. Only the peak of the ‘long rains’ in March, April and May are very wet.If you are wondering when is the best time to visit Kenya, how to decide which safari to opt for and the best way to organize your trip, our destination experts are waiting to help!