The climate in Rwanda
The climate in Rwanda is more moderate than you would expect for a country situated just to the south of the equator. It is the mountainous landscape which tempers the tropical climate. The temperature is stable throughout the year at around 28 °C. Rwanda is not an extremely wet country. There is rain from September through to May. April and November are the wettest months. In the rainy season the average rainfall is 110 mm, usually in the form of brief showers. The best travel time is in the dry season from June to August.