Tanzania is a fantastic destination for sailing, offering breathtaking landscapes, crystal-clear waters, favorable winds, and a rich marine life

  • Tanzania's coastline stretches for over 800 kilometers, providing ample opportunities for sailing and exploring
  • The warm and sunny weather throughout the year makes Tanzania an ideal destination for sailing enthusiasts
  • The pristine white sandy beaches in Zanzibar and the surrounding islands serve as excellent spots for anchoring and relaxing
  • Tanzania's waters are home to vibrant coral reefs and an abundance of marine life, offering incredible snorkeling and diving experiences
  • From Tanzania, you can easily sail to the famous Spice Islands, such as Pemba and Mafia, known for their unspoiled beauty and tranquil atmosphere
  • The picturesque coastline is dotted with charming fishing villages, where sailors can experience the local culture and enjoy freshly caught seafood
  • The sailing community in Tanzania is welcoming and well-established, with numerous marinas and sailing clubs along the coast
  • Tanzania offers a variety of sailing routes, ranging from short day trips to longer voyages, allowing sailors to explore different islands and coastal areas
  • The reliable trade winds, especially during the sailing season from June to October, provide excellent conditions for sailing and cruising
  • Sailing in Tanzania provides a unique opportunity to witness breathtaking sunsets and indulge in the serenity of the open waters
JanuaryWarm and sunny35C20mm20%8 hours4 knots
FebruaryMild and occasional rain showers25C53mm80%4 hours8 knots
MarchHot and humid with occasional thunderstorms30C100mm70%6 hours6 knots
AprilHot and humid with frequent rain showers28C150mm90%5 hours7 knots
MayWarm with occasional rain showers26C100mm80%6 hours6 knots
JuneCool and dry with occasional light showers24C20mm20%7 hours5 knots
JulyCool and dry with occasional light showers23C10mm10%8 hours4 knots
AugustCool and dry with occasional light showers24C10mm10%8 hours4 knots
SeptemberWarm and dry with occasional light showers26C20mm20%8 hours5 knots
OctoberHot and dry with occasional light showers30C30mm30%7 hours6 knots
NovemberHot and humid with occasional thunderstorms32C100mm70%7 hours6 knots
DecemberWarm and humid with occasional thunderstorms33C70mm60%7 hours5 knots