Lobamba, Swaziland

Climate and Weather in Lobamba, Swaziland

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The climate of Lobamba

According to Bridgat, Lobamba is the traditional and legal capital of Eswatini, the former Swaziland. The administrative capital of this country is the much larger and centrally located city of Mbabane . Lobamba is the home of the king of Eswatini and the seat of parliament. This parliament consists of a senate and the house of representatives. In the town are some places of interest such as the national museum of Eswatini, the King Sobhuza II memorial park and near the town is the Milwane Wildlife Sanctuary

Like the rest of Eswatini, Lobamba has a savanna climate with a clearly distinguishable rainy season. This rainy period runs from October to March. In these months there can be heavy rain showers in Lobamba. This, in combination with temperatures that are around twenty-five degrees Celsius during the rainy season, ensures that the average humidity in Lobamba is quite high. The summer months that fall during our winter, since Lobamba is located in the other hemisphere, are still fairly sunny despite the heavy rainfall. On average, the sun shines seven hours a day.

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
January 26℃ 16℃ 7 13
February 25℃ 16℃ 7 11
March 24℃ 14℃ 7 10
April 22℃ 11℃ 7 7
May 20℃ 8℃ 8 4
June 18℃ 5℃ 8 2
July 19℃ 5℃ 9 2
August 20℃ 7℃ 9 3
September 22℃ 9℃ 8 6
October 22℃ 11℃ 8 10
November 23℃ 13℃ 7 14
December 25℃ 15℃ 7 13

The weather in Lobamba

Here you will find the weather forecast for Lobamba. View the current weather in Lobamba and the forecast for the coming days, such as the 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 Lobamba. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Lobamba. 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 Lobamba? 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 Lobamba is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 16 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 13 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 25 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 16 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 rainfall for about 11 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 Lobamba is around 24 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 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 22 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 11 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 7 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 May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 20 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 8 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 June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 18 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 8 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 July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 19 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 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in August

In the month of August, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 20 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 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 22 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 9 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 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 22 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 11 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October 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 results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 23 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 13 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November 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.

The weather in December

In the month of December, the average maximum temperature in Lobamba is around 25 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 13 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

Lobamba, Swaziland