Nicknamed The Smiling Coast, Gambia is a unique sunshine spot. Our Gambia weather forecast lets you know if you can expect a holiday brimming with sunshine. When you arrive, you’ll find yourself immersed in a friendly, vibrant culture. You can see fabulous wildlife, sample delicious local cuisine, and wander around the markets in the cooler afternoons to pick up some local crafts to brighten your shelves back home. Gambia has a beautiful coastline to enjoy too, with pristine palm-fringed sands and blissfully warm sea temperatures.
Dry season is from June to November, which unsurprisingly sees the highest temperatures too. If you’ve already booked, have a look at our two-week Gambia weather forecast to see just how sun-filled your stay will be.
If you’re desperate for some sunshine you’ll find our month-by-month round-up gives you the long-range Gambia weather forecast so you can pick the perfect time to visit and avoid the occasional tropical shower.