Gweru, Zimbabwe

The climate of Gweru

Gweru is a large city in the central part of Zimbabwe, in the Midlands province. The city was founded in the late 19th century and has since grown into an important economic city for Zimbabwe. The Boggie Clock Tower is one of the most striking buildings in the city. Not far outside the city is the Antilope Wildlife Park.

According to bridgat.com, Gweru has a temperate China climate, which is mainly determined by the higher elevation of the city. Daytime temperatures hover between 20 and 30 degrees Celsius all year round and real extremes are unlikely to occur anytime soon. In the nights you have a chance of light night frost in the winter months (our summer).

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
January 27℃ 15℃ 8 13
February 26℃ 15℃ 7 12
March 26℃ 14℃ 8 7
April 25℃ 12℃ 9 4
May 23℃ 7℃ 9 2
June 21℃ 5℃ 9 1
July 21℃ 5℃ 9 1
August 24℃ 7℃ 10 1
September 27℃ 10℃ 10 1
October 29℃ 13℃ 9 5
November 28℃ 14℃ 8 10
December 26℃ 15℃ 7 14

The weather in Gweruz

Here you will find the weather forecast for Gweru. View the current weather in Gweru 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 Gweru. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Gweru. 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 Gweru? 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 the month of January, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 27 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 15 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 13 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 15 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 12 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 7 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 25 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 12 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 4 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 23 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in 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 June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 21 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 5 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June 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 July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 21 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 5 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July 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 August

In the month of August, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 24 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 10 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 September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 27 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 10 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in October

In the month of October, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 13 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 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in November

In the month of November, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 28 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in December

In the month of December, the average maximum temperature in Gweru is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 15 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 14 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

Gweru, Zimbabwe