Rwanda - General information
Region region
Capital Kigali
Language Kinyarwanda, French
Currency Rwanda Franc
Population 12,012,589
Phone code +250
Coordinates of Rwanda
Time Zone Africa/Kigali
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude -2.000000000
Longitude 30.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 1354 m.

List of largest cities in Rwanda

 
Kigali Kigali
Kigali Kigali
745,261
Butare Butare
Butare Southern Province
89,600
Gitarama Gitarama
Gitarama Southern Province
87,613
Musanze Musanze
Musanze Northern Province
86,685
Gisenyi Gisenyi
Gisenyi Western Province
83,623
Byumba Byumba
Byumba Northern Province
70,593

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Rwanda

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 27 27 26 27 28 27 27 27 27 26 26 27 28
Average high °C 25 24 23 24 24 24 24 23 23 24 24 25 24
Average temperature °C 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 18 18 19 19
Average low °C 16 15 15 16 16 16 15 16 16 15 15 16 16
Record low °C 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 9 8 9 8
Rain Days 10 13 13 12 10 10 13 15 12 4 1 5 118
Fog Days 1 1 3 4 4 3 4 4 3 1 1 1 28
Thunderstorms Days 4 5 5 3 3 3 4 3 2 1 1 2 33
Average precipitation Mm. 97 128 141 105 98 106 137 168 123 29 13 46 1189
Relative humidity % 71 75 80 80 77 78 79 82 82 75 68 66 76
Relative humidity morning % 44 46 48 48 46 48 47 48 47 43 39 38 45
Relative humidity evening % 26 29 32 31 30 29 31 33 31 26 22 22 28
Wind speed Km/h 7 7 6 6 7 7 6 7 7 7 8 8 7
Day Length Hours 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 12 12
Dew point °C 13 14 15 15 14 15 15 15 15 13 12 12 167
Growing degree-day °C 270 273 254 266 273 252 275 261 266 250 259 279 3176
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 18 17 17 17 18 19 18 18 17 18 18 18 18
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