Mombasa Weather June Averages, Kenya
What's The Weather Like In Mombasa In June
As winter begins in the Southern Hemisphere, Mombasa begins to see some of the coolest temperatures of the year. In June, temperatures begin to drop both in the early morning and in the late afternoon, although not by much. Visitors may need a light jacket early in the day, but shorts are suitable for the later afternoon hours.
Overall, the average daily temperature is still a pleasant 24°C (74°F). Meanwhile, the day will begin with an average overnight low of 20°C (68°F). This is the coolest start of the year and will be matched over July and August. While temperatures are cool in the morning, they will quickly warm later in the day to an afternoon average high of 27°C (81°F).
Sunshine hours are similar to the previous month with visitors seeing 7 hours of sunshine each day. Meanwhile, the chance of seeing a sunny day is 22 percent. As opposed to the previous month, this one is much drier.
The average amount of rain for the month is 90mm spread over an average of 12 days. While the amount of days is not much lower than the previous month, the total amount of precipitation is considerably lower. The overall chance of rain is 37 percent and the chance of seeing a cloudy day is 8 percent.
The average sea temperature is still rather warm despite winter beginning to set in. Temperatures are sill plenty warm for visitors to take a dip with averages hovering around 27°C (81°F).
In addition to lower rain chances, another piece of good news for this time of the year is the fact that the region doesn't experience quite as much wind. Currently, there is a 10 percent chance of a windy day. Overall, this is a good time of the year to visit when vacationers may be able to score some travel deals as it is out of season, but not as wet as May.
Mombasa Hotels In June
Those looking to stay on a budget, but also needing plenty of room can find the perfect combination of amenities with Makwetu Resort. The resort features one, two, and three bedroom apartments as well as studio apartments ready to meet guest's needs. All apartments are fully furnished and there are numerous nearby grocery stores for guests to bring food back and cook in their rooms. The resort also includes a pool and garden that guests can enjoy throughout their stay.
Ziwa Beach Resort
Ziwa Beach Resort offers guests two and four bedroom apartments and cottages to choose from in a safari style setting. The resort has a swimming pool and several food options as well as several bars to choose from that are all perfect for a June vacation. Visitors will find that the resort is close to numerous activities such as watersports and local attractions.
Nyali Beach Holiday
Visitors looking for a quiet hotel along the beach will enjoy the Nyali Beach Holiday Resort. A great spot for a quick getaway, this resort is located right along the beach and is staffed with attentive locals who care about their guests. The hotel itself is clean with all the basics that one could want.
Mombasa Beaches For June
Located just north of Mombasa, Kikambala Beach is surrounded by coconut groves and contains a long stretch of sugar white sand. With numerous coral reefs, this protected beach is among the best in the region and offers picture-perfect views for vacationers to enjoy. With numerous nearby resorts, there are plenty of places to stay and plenty of space along the beach. With rain chances diminishing in June to only 90mm of precipitation, now is a good time to explore the beach and catch some rays or explore the nearby reefs.
Bars And Restaurants
Visitors can expect to get good food at good prices at Tarboush Café. With a local Swahili menu, guests will find a wide array of options that are good for the entire family. The portions are large and will easily fill up one, if not two, guests. Be prepared to wait awhile as the restaurant can get crowded due to its popularity.
Nairobi Java House
Smoothies, milkshakes, coffee and good food are all on the menu at Nairobi Java House. The restaurant itself is also a good place to relax and even enjoy the free Wi-Fi offered to guests. The prices are reasonable and there is even a play area for children to enjoy.
Golden Key Casino
Those looking to try their luck on the tables will want to try out the Golden Key Casino. With numerous games including Blackjack and Texas Hold 'em, there is a game for everyone. If guests need a break from the action, there is a restaurant and bar on-site to also enjoy.
Things To Do In Mombasa In June
June is a busy month for events in Kenya. Lamu Maulidi Festival is celebrated by Muslims in Lamu, and alongside the religious purpose there are sporting activities, including a donkey race, to be enjoyed by all.
Kenya Fashion week
For visitors willing to travel further afield for something different, Nairobi hosts Kenya Fashion week, which would be particularly appealing to anyone with an interest in clothing or modeling. Also in Nairobi is the Kenya International Trade Exhibition, where thousands of products are displayed across a range of areas, including cosmetics and electronics.
No trip to Mombasa is complete without a trip to see the Mombasa Tusks. With temperatures hovering around 27°C (81°F) in the afternoon, now is the perfect time to see this site that is a symbolic representation of the heart of the city. Located along Moi Avenue, the tusks are a great place to pose for a picture to commemorate the adventure of a lifetime.