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Best time to visit Rwanda

Rwanda is a year-round destination though for general wildlife viewing the dry seasons are best. If you’re a birder, the best time to come is from about November to March as resident birds are supplemented by flocks of migrant species.
If your main focus is gorillas, you really can come at any time of the year, but the rainy season is more difficult for trekking.

RWANDA'S SEASONS

Despite its proximity to the equator, the high altitude keeps temperatures relatively cool. Temperatures vary considerably depending on their altitude, but do not vary much month from month. Rwanda’s temperature ranges between 24°c and 28°c.

Dry season in Rwanda

(April to October)

Rainy season in Rwanda

(March to May and October to December)

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