However, if your key interest lies in the Zakouma National Park, then you must plan your trip in March or April which are the hottest months. Do not travel in the rainy season, since the terrains become very difficult to commute but it is fascinating to see a green Sahel.
Is the ideal time, between November and January when it is cool. It may be noted that the country has 3 very distinct climate zones. The south has a tropical climate but the north can get even hotter. The temperature in the central region where the capital city is located, can soar above 45 degrees.