Lagos, Nigeria Climate

Weather: 31.12°C/88.02°F, Wind SW at 3.6 km/h, 66% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Lagos Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 7.16 meters (23.49 feet) above sea level, Lagos has a Tropical wet and dry or savanna climate (Classification: Aw). The city’s yearly temperature is 28.67ºC (83.61ºF) and it is -0.79% lower than Nigeria’s averages. Lagos typically receives about 132.01 millimeters (5.2 inches) of precipitation and has 193.63 rainy days (53.05% of the time) annually.

CountryNigeria
Longitude3.3792057
Latitude6.5243793
Attitude/Elevation7.16m (23.49ft)
Local timeThursday 13:19
Annual high temperature30.94ºC (87.69ºF)
Annual low temperature25.93ºC (78.67ºF)
Average annual precip.132.01mm (5.2in)
Warmest monthJanuary (33.17ºC / 91.71ºF)
Coldest MonthAugust (24.01ºC / 75.22ºF)
Wettest MonthSeptember (283.21mm / 11.15in)
Driest MonthJanuary (33.29mm / 1.31in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)193.63 days (53.05%)
Days with no rain171.37 days (46.95%)
Humidity76.18%

Climate Lagos: Monthly Averages

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)37.0(98.6)39.0(102.2)36.0(96.8)35.0(95.0)34.0(93.2)33.0(91.4)31.0(87.8)30.0(86.0)31.0(87.8)33.0(91.4)36.0(96.8)37.0(98.6)39.0(102.2)
Average high °C (°F)33.17(91.71)32.49(90.48)32.34(90.21)32.36(90.25)31.62(88.92)29.77(85.59)28.27(82.89)27.84(82.11)28.69(83.64)30.16(86.29)31.62(88.92)32.96(91.33)30.94(87.69)
Daily mean °C (°F)29.69(85.44)29.8(85.64)30.09(86.16)30.19(86.34)29.63(85.33)27.99(82.38)26.62(79.92)26.13(79.03)26.84(80.31)28.09(82.56)29.29(84.72)29.7(85.46)28.67(83.61)
Average low °C (°F)25.61(78.1)26.65(79.97)27.34(81.21)27.47(81.45)27.11(80.8)25.75(78.35)24.57(76.23)24.01(75.22)24.6(76.28)25.59(78.06)26.52(79.74)25.9(78.62)25.93(78.67)
Record low °C (°F)21.0(69.8)24.0(75.2)25.0(77.0)24.0(75.2)21.0(69.8)18.0(64.4)20.0(68.0)21.0(69.8)19.0(66.2)20.0(68.0)24.0(75.2)22.0(71.6)18.0(64.4)
Average precipitation mm (inches)33.29(1.31)55.21(2.17)53.45(2.1)47.96(1.89)110.55(4.35)276.96(10.9)244.25(9.62)175.91(6.93)283.21(11.15)154.09(6.07)107.32(4.23)41.91(1.65)132.01(5.2)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)7.011.4512.7310.3617.0921.8223.8217.4524.4517.7319.829.9116.14
Average relative humidity (%)67.9173.974.8474.3575.6778.7481.0681.8381.6379.0576.5168.7176.18
Mean monthly sunshine hours11.1710.8210.8311.0510.789.969.038.759.4510.4510.6910.8410.32

Climate Graph

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

Lagos

Lagos Temperature by Month

April
30.19°C | 86.34°F
March
30.09°C | 86.16°F
February
29.8°C | 85.64°F
December
29.7°C | 85.46°F
January
29.69°C | 85.44°F
May
29.63°C | 85.33°F
November
29.29°C | 84.72°F
October
28.09°C | 82.56°F
June
27.99°C | 82.38°F
September
26.84°C | 80.31°F
July
26.62°C | 79.92°F
August
26.13°C | 79.03°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature35.0°C (95.0°F)33.16°C (91.69°F)31.0°C (87.8°F)
Avg Temperature31.0°C (87.8°F)29.74°C (85.53°F)29.0°C (84.2°F)
Min Temperature28.0°C (82.4°F)25.61°C (78.1°F)23.0°C (73.4°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point25.0°C (77.0°F)22.84°C (73.11°F)17.0°C (62.6°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation18.4mm | 0.72in1.52mm | 0.06in0.0mm | 0in47.2mm | 1.86in
Snowdepth0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind16.0kmh | 9.94mph11.74kmh | 7.29mph8.0kmh | 4.97mph
Gust Wind21.0kmh | 13.05mph15.81kmh | 9.82mph10.0kmh | 6.21mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure18.4mb1.52mb0.0mb
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Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
January° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2017-01-0129 | 84.220 | 68.0659 | 5.5929.85 | 10110.0 | 0.0
2017-01-0230 | 86.023 | 73.4738 | 4.9729.85 | 10110.0 | 0.0
2017-01-0330 | 86.022 | 71.6699 | 5.5929.85 | 10110.0 | 0.0
2017-01-0430 | 86.019 | 66.25910 | 6.2129.83 | 10100.0 | 0.0
2017-01-0529 | 84.223 | 73.47610 | 6.2129.83 | 10100.0 | 0.0
2017-01-0630 | 86.024 | 75.2778 | 4.9729.83 | 10100.0 | 0.0
2017-01-0729 | 84.223 | 73.4769 | 5.5929.85 | 10110.0 | 0.0
2017-01-0830 | 86.023 | 73.4738 | 4.9729.85 | 10110.2 | 0.01
2017-01-0930 | 86.023 | 73.4708 | 4.9729.83 | 10100.0 | 0.0
2017-01-1029 | 84.223 | 73.47812 | 7.4629.8 | 10090.0 | 0.0
2017-01-1129 | 84.223 | 73.47715 | 9.3229.8 | 10090.0 | 0.0
2017-01-1229 | 84.224 | 75.27814 | 8.729.85 | 10110.3 | 0.01
2017-01-1330 | 86.023 | 73.47410 | 6.2129.83 | 10107.2 | 0.28
2017-01-1431 | 87.817 | 62.6539 | 5.5929.8 | 10090.1 | 0.0
2017-01-1530 | 86.018 | 64.4538 | 4.9729.8 | 10090.0 | 0.0
2017-01-1629 | 84.223 | 73.47112 | 7.4629.8 | 10090.0 | 0.0
2017-01-1730 | 86.023 | 73.47513 | 8.0829.8 | 10090.0 | 0.0
2017-01-1830 | 86.024 | 75.27615 | 9.3229.83 | 10101.0 | 0.04
2017-01-1930 | 86.024 | 75.27713 | 8.0829.83 | 10100.1 | 0.0
2017-01-2030 | 86.024 | 75.27713 | 8.0829.83 | 10100.0 | 0.0
2017-01-2130 | 86.025 | 77.08014 | 8.729.83 | 10101.1 | 0.04
2017-01-2230 | 86.025 | 77.07715 | 9.3229.83 | 10106.8 | 0.27
2017-01-2330 | 86.024 | 75.27215 | 9.3229.85 | 10115.1 | 0.2
2017-01-2430 | 86.023 | 73.46916 | 9.9429.88 | 10124.0 | 0.16
2017-01-2530 | 86.023 | 73.46912 | 7.4629.88 | 10120.0 | 0.0
2017-01-2630 | 86.023 | 73.47211 | 6.8429.88 | 10120.0 | 0.0
2017-01-2730 | 86.024 | 75.27514 | 8.729.91 | 10130.0 | 0.0
2017-01-2830 | 86.024 | 75.27614 | 8.729.91 | 10130.2 | 0.01
2017-01-2929 | 84.224 | 75.27914 | 8.729.88 | 10120.2 | 0.01
2017-01-3029 | 84.224 | 75.27813 | 8.0829.85 | 10112.5 | 0.1
2017-01-3130 | 86.023 | 73.47413 | 8.0829.85 | 101118.4 | 0.72

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