On the lush Indian Ocean coast of Eastern Kenya

Mombasa is everything you’d expect from an African city – chaotic and ramshackle, yet strangely peaceful in parts. Away from the centre of Kenya’s second city, shanty areas give way to seemingly endless beaches, rumbling to the sound of the surf on offshore reefs, and world class inland game reserves with the best of Africa on show.

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  • Language

    English, Swahili

  • Currency

    Kenyan Shilling

  • Time zone

    GMT +3 hours

  • Flight time

    9 hours 30

  • Holiday type

    Beach, Summer sun, Winter sun


  • 31/03/2015 -

    Sunny skies

    35C max 25C min
  • 01/04/2015 -

    Sunny skies

    36C max 25C min
  • 02/04/2015 -

    Patchy rain possible

    36C max 25C min
  • 03/04/2015 -

    Sunny skies

    34C max 25C min
  • 04/04/2015 -

    Patchy rain possible

    35C max 25C min
  • 05/04/2015 -

    Patchy rain possible

    35C max 25C min
  • 06/04/2015 -

    Sunny skies

    35C max 25C min
  • Jan
    32°C max 23°C min
  • Feb
    33°C max 23°C min
  • Mar
    33°C max 24°C min
  • Apr
    31°C max 24°C min
  • May
    29°C max 22°C min
  • Jun
    29°C max 20°C min
  • Jul
    20°C max 20°C min
  • Aug
    28°C max 20°C min
  • Sep
    29°C max 21°C min
  • Oct
    29°C max 22°C min
  • Nov
    31°C max 23°C min
  • Dec
    30°C max 23°C min