Climate in Lagos, Nigeria

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Celsius

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Millimeter

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Weather Forecasts for Lagos

MON Dec 06
98°F | 80°F


TUE Dec 07
90°F | 81°F

Patchy rain possible

WED Dec 08
97°F | 81°F

Patchy rain possible

The best time of year to visit Lagos in Nigeria

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • On average, the temperatures are always high.
  • A lot of rain (rainy season) falls in the month of: May, June, July and September.
  • The warmest month is February with an average maximum temperature of 33°C (91°F).
  • The coldest month is August with an average maximum temperature of 28°C (82°F).
  • June is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • December is the driest month.
  • December is the most sunny month.
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