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Tanzania - start of rainy season?

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Old October 10th, 2008, 11:17 PM posted to rec.travel.africa
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Default Tanzania - start of rainy season?

Looking for advice & insight on when the rainy season typically starts
in Tanzania, and what form it takes.

The specific region in question is West & Central ... Katavi, Ruaha
and Seleus, but insight on the North can't hurt.

By some accounts, the start seems to be "early"? December. Is this
correct? Wondering how reliable mid-November is to catch the end of
the Dry season without much rain.

And for how the rainy season starts, is it something like:

(A) scattered rains
(B) constant rains

(1) gentle
(2) heavy

(@) thunder-&-lightning
(#) no "light show"


For example, scattered but locally heavy thunderstorms would be "A-2-
@", whereas a quiet, gentle rain falling across a broad area would be



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