In Ethiopia there are three season’s classified based on temperature and rainfall
activity during the entire season. The three seasons are locally known as Bega
(October to January), Belg (February to May) and Kiremt (June to September).
During Bega dry and cold weather condition prevailed over much of the nation,
Belg is the short rainy season for northeast, east, central and southern highland while,
main rainy season for south and southeast portions and Kiremt is main rainy season
across much of the Ethiopia except south and southeast of the country.
The seasonal climate outlook issued for each season in the early month of the season.