Central Senegal

Central Senegal, Senegal
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Central Senegal

Climate in Senegal:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
2
1
1
0
0
2
7
13
9
3
1
1

Best time to visit Central Senegal:

Dry Season (November to May): This period marks the dry season in Senegal, characterized by lower humidity and minimal rainfall. It's a popular time for tourists due to the pleasant weather. The months from December to April are particularly favored for beach vacations and wildlife viewing.
 
Rainy Season (June to October): The rainy season brings higher temperatures, increased humidity, and heavy rainfall, especially from July to September. While the landscape becomes lush and green during this time, travel might be challenging due to flooded roads and certain areas becoming inaccessible.

Money & Prices

Currency in Senegal:

CFA Franc BCEAO (XOF)

How expensive is a trip to Central Senegal?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
5.41 USD
Fast food meal:
7.52 USD
Mid-range meal:
27.81 USD
Bottle of water:
0.52 USD
Soft drink:
1.15 USD
Cappuccino:
3.76 USD
Local Beer:
2.27 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.38 USD
Taxi - 1km:
3.31 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

Senegal general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type D (Old British 3-pin)
  • Type E (French 2-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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