Zanzibar Climate & Temperature
- Zanzibar, Tanzania is at 6°13'S, 39°13'E, 15 m (49 ft). See map.
- Zanzibar has a tropical monsoonal climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Am) with a dry season and a heavy monsoon the rest of year, no cold season.
- The average temperature is 25.7 degrees Celsius (78.2 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 1684 mm (66.3 inches) which is equivalent to 1684 Litres/m² (41.3 Gallons/ft²).
- On average there are 2755 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
- Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Zanzibar you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Atuona, French Polynesia where you would find a Tropical wet climate.
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