Dounkou, Boucle Du Mouhoun, Burkina Faso Climate

Weather: 39.36°C/102.85°F, Wind SW at 4.45 km/h, 21% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Dounkou Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 263.25 meters (863.68 feet) above sea level, Dounkou has a Subtropical steppe climate (Classification: BSh). The district’s yearly temperature is 31.48ºC (88.66ºF) and it is 0.34% higher than Burkina Faso’s averages. Dounkou typically receives about 36.51 millimeters (1.44 inches) of precipitation and has 67.12 rainy days (18.39% of the time) annually.

CountryBurkina Faso
CityBoucle du Mouhoun
Longitude-3.1930302
Latitude13.3098956
Attitude/Elevation263.25m (863.68ft)
Local timeSaturday 14:54
Annual high temperature36.84ºC (98.31ºF)
Annual low temperature23.96ºC (75.13ºF)
Average annual precip.36.51mm (1.44in)
Warmest monthApril (41.27ºC / 106.29ºF)
Coldest MonthJanuary (18.5ºC / 65.3ºF)
Wettest MonthAugust (148.71mm / 5.85in)
Driest MonthDecember (0.13mm / 0.01in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)67.12 days (18.39%)
Days with no rain297.88 days (81.61%)
Humidity38.48%

Climate Dounkou: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)40.31(104.56)44.34(111.81)47.36(117.25)47.36(117.25)47.36(117.25)45.35(113.63)41.32(106.38)39.3(102.74)39.3(102.74)41.32(106.38)40.31(104.56)39.3(102.74)47.36(117.25)
Average high °C (°F)35.63(96.13)38.07(100.53)40.59(105.06)41.27(106.29)40.22(104.4)38.12(100.62)34.11(93.4)31.46(88.63)33.04(91.47)36.55(97.79)37.47(99.45)35.6(96.08)36.84(98.31)
Daily mean °C (°F)28.28(82.9)30.76(87.37)34.12(93.42)35.95(96.71)35.42(95.76)33.44(92.19)30.22(86.4)28.03(82.45)29.02(84.24)31.66(88.99)31.77(89.19)29.04(84.27)31.48(88.66)
Average low °C (°F)18.5(65.3)20.74(69.33)24.49(76.08)28.3(82.94)28.87(83.97)27.01(80.62)24.8(76.64)23.35(74.03)23.67(74.61)24.85(76.73)23.17(73.71)19.78(67.6)23.96(75.13)
Record low °C (°F)12.09(53.76)0.0(0)16.12(61.02)15.12(59.22)23.18(73.72)23.18(73.72)17.13(62.83)0.0(0)20.15(68.27)20.15(68.27)18.14(64.65)14.11(57.4)0.0(0)
Average precipitation mm (inches)0.24(0.01)0.92(0.04)9.12(0.36)8.12(0.32)32.44(1.28)43.32(1.71)91.23(3.59)148.71(5.85)87.59(3.45)15.17(0.6)1.07(0.04)0.13(0.01)36.51(1.44)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)0.180.271.462.295.47.4213.6519.5112.364.120.360.095.59
Average relative humidity (%)13.713.2718.4828.0739.4148.1862.7776.1871.6450.3324.215.5938.48
Mean monthly sunshine hours11.6111.6211.512.0612.8412.912.4210.4410.879.288.748.7311.08

Climate Graph

The chart below shows the mean monthly temperature and precipitation of Dounkou in recent years.

Dounkou

Dounkou Temperature by Month

April
35.95°C | 96.71°F
May
35.42°C | 95.76°F
March
34.12°C | 93.42°F
June
33.44°C | 92.19°F
November
31.77°C | 89.19°F
October
31.66°C | 88.99°F
February
30.76°C | 87.37°F
July
30.22°C | 86.4°F
December
29.04°C | 84.27°F
September
29.02°C | 84.24°F
January
28.28°C | 82.9°F
August
28.03°C | 82.45°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature42.32°C (108.18°F)40.31°C (104.56°F)33.25°C (91.85°F)
Avg Temperature37.28°C (99.1°F)34.94°C (94.89°F)31.24°C (88.23°F)
Min Temperature31.24°C (88.23°F)26.17°C (79.11°F)22.17°C (71.91°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point17.13°C (62.83°F)4.0°C (39.2°F)-11.08°C (12.06°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation3.63mm | 0.14in0.64mm | 0.03in0.0mm | 0in19.85mm | 0.78in
Snowdepth0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind15.12kmh | 9.4mph9.2kmh | 5.72mph5.04kmh | 3.13mph
Gust Wind20.15kmh | 12.52mph14.01kmh | 8.71mph6.05kmh | 3.76mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure3.63mb0.64mb0.0mb
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Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
March° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2020-03-0135.27 | 95.49-8.06 | 17.4988.06 | 5.0130.03 | 1016.770.0 | 0
2020-03-0233.25 | 91.85-9.07 | 15.6777.05 | 4.3830.06 | 1017.780.0 | 0
2020-03-0334.26 | 93.67-6.05 | 21.1198.06 | 5.0130.08 | 1018.780.0 | 0
2020-03-0434.26 | 93.67-3.02 | 26.561110.08 | 6.2630.08 | 1018.780.0 | 0
2020-03-0534.26 | 93.67-7.05 | 19.3198.06 | 5.0130.06 | 1017.780.0 | 0
2020-03-0634.26 | 93.67-11.08 | 12.0668.06 | 5.0130.03 | 1016.770.0 | 0
2020-03-0735.27 | 95.49-5.04 | 22.93106.05 | 3.7630.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-0835.27 | 95.49-2.02 | 28.36127.05 | 4.3830.03 | 1016.770.0 | 0
2020-03-0935.27 | 95.49-1.01 | 30.18127.05 | 4.3830.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-1034.26 | 93.67-8.06 | 17.49811.08 | 6.8830.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-1135.27 | 95.49-10.08 | 13.8679.07 | 5.6430.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-1235.27 | 95.49-11.08 | 12.0669.07 | 5.6430.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-1334.26 | 93.67-6.05 | 21.11912.09 | 7.5130.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-1434.26 | 93.678.06 | 46.512511.08 | 6.8830.0 | 1015.760.5 | 0.02
2020-03-1534.26 | 93.6717.13 | 62.83428.06 | 5.0130.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-1635.27 | 95.4916.12 | 61.02368.06 | 5.0129.97 | 1014.750.1 | 0.0
2020-03-1734.26 | 93.6717.13 | 62.834011.08 | 6.8829.97 | 1014.752.72 | 0.11
2020-03-1836.28 | 97.316.12 | 61.02379.07 | 5.6429.97 | 1014.752.32 | 0.09
2020-03-1935.27 | 95.4915.12 | 59.223411.08 | 6.8830.0 | 1015.762.02 | 0.08
2020-03-2035.27 | 95.4917.13 | 62.833611.08 | 6.8830.0 | 1015.763.43 | 0.14
2020-03-2134.26 | 93.6716.12 | 61.023710.08 | 6.2630.0 | 1015.763.63 | 0.14
2020-03-2235.27 | 95.4912.09 | 53.76317.05 | 4.3829.97 | 1014.750.0 | 0
2020-03-2334.26 | 93.6715.12 | 59.223514.11 | 8.7730.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-2431.24 | 88.2317.13 | 62.834215.12 | 9.430.03 | 1016.770.0 | 0
2020-03-2534.26 | 93.679.07 | 48.33278.06 | 5.0130.0 | 1015.760.3 | 0.01
2020-03-2634.26 | 93.677.05 | 44.69215.04 | 3.1330.0 | 1015.761.71 | 0.07
2020-03-2735.27 | 95.494.03 | 39.25179.07 | 5.6430.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-2837.28 | 99.111.08 | 51.94246.05 | 3.7630.0 | 1015.760.0 | 0
2020-03-2937.28 | 99.19.07 | 48.332312.09 | 7.5130.0 | 1015.763.12 | 0.12
2020-03-3037.28 | 99.12.02 | 35.641310.08 | 6.2629.94 | 1013.750.0 | 0
2020-03-3137.28 | 99.12.02 | 35.64138.06 | 5.0129.97 | 1014.750.0 | 0

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