Bamenda

North-West, Cameroon

20°C
6:07 17:59
Current weather icon for Cameroon

Today's forecast

06:00Weather icon at 06:00 for Cameroon18°C
09:00Weather icon at 09:00 for Cameroon20°C
12:00Weather icon at 12:00 for Cameroon22°C
15:00Weather icon at 15:00 for Cameroon19°C
18:00Weather icon at 18:00 for Cameroon19°C
21:00Weather icon at 21:00 for Cameroon19°C

Air conditions

Real Feel

20°C

Wind

1 m/s

Chance of rain

93%

UV Index

4

Chance of snow

0%

Humidity

82%

Visibility

9 km

Pressure

1016 mb.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for CameroonModerate rain
22°C / 17°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for CameroonModerate rain
22°C / 17°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for CameroonPatchy Rain
22°C / 17°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for CameroonModerate rain
18°C / 16°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for CameroonPatchy Rain
22°C / 17°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for CameroonPatchy Rain
21°C / 17°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for CameroonPatchy Rain
22°C / 18°C

Description

Bamenda, located in the North-West region of Cameroon, is a city that has it all - beauty, history, culture, and adventure. It is situated at an altitude of 1,670 metres, making it one of the highest cities in Cameroon.

With its cool and refreshing climate, Bamenda is an ideal city for nature lovers. Its picturesque hills, mountains and valleys provide stunning views and opportunities for hiking and mountain climbing. Waterfalls like the Ekom Nkam and Lake Oku are also must-visit natural marvels.

The city's rich culture is evident in its vibrant markets, museums and festivals. The Bamenda Food Market is a true African experience with its display of exotic foods such as wild meat and vegetables, while the Benakuma Museum showcases the rich history, culture and traditions of the region.

Art enthusiasts will not be disappointed with the abundance of art galleries and local handicrafts available in Bamenda. The city is known for its beautiful traditional clothing such as the Toghu and the Nso attire, which are a must-have for anyone seeking to experience the culture of the region. Additionally, it is home to numerous talented musicians, dancers and performers who put on exhilarating cultural performances.

Bamenda is also a city of education, equipped with some of the best schools and universities in the country. It is no surprise that it has been referred to as the "intellectual capital" of Cameroon.

For those seeking adventure, Bamenda has it all. The surrounding areas offer opportunities for camping, rock climbing, trekking, and exploring numerous caves that are sure to leave a lasting impression.

Transportation is easy within the city with taxis available to take you to different locations, but the city is also relatively walkable, allowing visitors the opportunity to immerse themselves in the local culture with ease.

Overall, Bamenda provides a unique opportunity to experience a city that is both bustling and laid-back, modern and traditional, with a perfect mix of nature, culture and adventure.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for CameroonModerate rain
22°C / 17°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for CameroonModerate rain
22°C / 17°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for CameroonPatchy Rain
22°C / 17°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for CameroonModerate rain
18°C / 16°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for CameroonPatchy Rain
22°C / 17°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for CameroonPatchy Rain
21°C / 17°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for CameroonPatchy Rain
22°C / 18°C