What’s the weather like in Gambia in February?
With its tropical climate south of the equator, the Gambia has dry, hot winters making it the perfect sunshine destination for those of us in colder countries. With temperatures increasing as February goes on, it’s worth visiting at the start of the month if you want to avoid sweltering heat. But whenever you arrive, you’ll be greeted by balmy temperatures and plenty of glorious sunshine.
In February Gambia’s daytime temperature is 25°C, with highs of 32°C at the start of the month and lows of 19°C at night time. In the afternoons, it’s worth seeking shade to avoid the hottest part of the day, and remember to wear lots of sun cream and a hat. With over 11 hours of daylight, you’ll get plenty of sunshine on your visit to the Gambia. Sunset’s around 7.10pm each day, while there’s only the smallest risk of showers, with just 2mm of rain over the entire month.