Climate & Weather

Sierra Leone has two distinct seasons:

  • The Rainy Season
  • The Dry Season.

The rainy season starts in May and ends in October, while the dry season is between November and April. The hottest months of the yearare March and April and the most pleasant time is September to February with bright blue skies most days and temperatures in the high twenties and low to mid-thirties. In July and August it can get exceptionally wet and humid. Bring appropriate clothing depending on the time of year.