The pressure in Nairobi, Kenya is predicted to rapidly drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1013.2 hPa today, which is considered normal.
Weather prediction: Expect storm force weather
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Nairobi is 7.9 hPa, with a low of 1008.1 hPa and a high of 1016 hPa. The daily average here is higher than in most cities around the world.
Nairobi, Kenya experiences a relatively stable and pleasant climate with moderate barometric pressure throughout the year. The city is situated at an altitude of about 1,795 meters above sea level, which contributes to the cooler temperatures compared to other parts of the country. Nairobi has two main rainy seasons, the first occurring from March to May and the second from October to December, while the rest of the year is generally dry.
The landscape surrounding Nairobi greatly influences the atmospheric pressure. The city is situated along the Great Rift Valley, which consists of highlands, valleys, and volcanic formations. These geographical features can create temperature variations and affect air circulation patterns, thus impacting the barometric pressure. Additionally, the proximity of Nairobi to Mount Kenya and other mountain ranges in the region can lead to localized weather patterns and changes in atmospheric pressure.
The temperature in Nairobi today is going to be up to 27.6℃ (82℉), so we advise you to use extra skin protection. You can use online tools to see the forecast and history of the UV index in Nairobi.