Camping in Zimbabwe

At Spottocamp you can find 2 fantastic campsites in Zimbabwe. Whether you go by tent, camper or caravan, we find the best places to give you a great holiday.

What is the best period for camping in Zimbabwe?
The best time to camp in Zimbabwe is the months May to July. This is when there is less rain and the most hours of sunshine per day. With a maximum temperature of 29 degrees, October is the hottest month in Zimbabwe.

What does camping cost in Zimbabwe?
The average price of a campsite in Zimbabwe is ZWL 10.00 per night. This is an average price based on a car and two persons with a tent, caravan or camper.

On holiday in Zimbabwe.

The Republic of Zimbabwe is located in southern Africa and has different climate zones. The altitude also determines the weather in Zimbabwe. A large part of the country lies at an altitude of between 1200 and 1600 metres above sea level. This slightly dampens the temperatures. You will notice this in the lower Lageveld, where it is warmer than elsewhere in the country.

The climate in Zimbabwe

The Republic of Zimbabwe is located in southern Africa and was formerly known as Rhodesia. The landscape of Zimbabwe consists of four relief levels. Central to Zimbabwe is the Matabele Highveld. The capital Harare is located in this zone, which lies at an altitude of between 1,200 and 1,500 metres. Surrounding the Highveld is the Middleveld, which has an altitude of 900 to 1200 metres. The Zambezi, Sabi and Limpopo basins lie in the Lowveld, which borders Zimbabwe. In the south-east are the Matobo Hills, the highest area in Zimbabwe. About one-eighth of the area is the popular Matobo National Park. Zimbabwe has a mix of subtropical climates. The south-west and the lowest-lying parts in the south-east have a warm steppe climate. The central part of the Matabele Mountains has a temperate Chinaclimate, the rest of the country can be classified as a warm Chinaclimate.

Climate table

Month Temperature Sunshine hours p/d Days of precipitation p/m Precipitation p/m
January 16°C to 26°C
7 hours
7 17
February 16°C to 26°C
6 hours
6 15
March 14°C to 26°C
7 hours
7 10
April 12°C to 25°C
8 hours
8 6
May 9°C to 24°C
9 hours
9 2
June 6°C to 22°C
9 hours
9 1
July 5°C to 22°C
9 hours
9 1
August 7°C to 24°C
10 hours
10 1
September 10°C to 27°C
10 hours
10 1
October 13°C to 29°C
9 hours
9 4
November 15°C to 28°C
8 hours
8 10
December 16°C to 26°C
6 hours
6 16

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