Climate

Climate

Read more about Cape Verde’s fantastic climate

Located in the Sahel zone, Cape Verde is a marine extension of the Sahara. Consequently, the islands benefit from a dry, moderate climate throughout the year. Rainfall is irregular and tends to arrive in short bursts between August and October.

Average Temperatures
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Winter
Water
23°
25°
24°
22°
Air
24°
27°
26°
22°

Due to the mild climate of the archipelago light clothing is recommended. Pack an overcoat to wear at night (except July and August) or for trips into the mountains.