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Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso Weather Stats

Climate summary:

A relatively dry tropical savanna , the Sahel extends beyond the borders of Burkina Faso, and borders the Sahara to its north and the fertile region of the Sudan to the South. Situated at a middle latitude is the Sudan-Sahel region, a transitional zone for rainfall and temperature levels. Further to the south, the Sudan-Guinea zone receives more than heavy rain each year and has cooler temperatures. The northern fringes of the country are beginning to become a desert.

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Temperature > Highest temperature ever recorded 47.2 \u00b0C (117 \u00b0F) 2014
Temperature > Highest temperature ever recorded > Location Dori 2014

Citation

"Burkina Faso Weather Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Burkina-Faso/Weather