Climate and Average Weather in Benin

Benin's climate is hot and humid and with tropical weather conditions all year round. The average temperature is between 28 and 32 degrees Celsius (82-89 degrees Fahrenheit) throughout the year. The tropical climate conditions have a fairly high relative humidity, which makes it feel very warm especially in the months of April and May.

From November to February it is the dry season is in Benin. The chance of rain is considerably lower and the intensity of the showers is also less. From March onward, the chances of precipitation increase, after which the rainy season starts around April/May. The wet season continues until September/October. The best time to visit Benin is in the dry season from November to February.

Interested in more detailed Weather and Climate information?
Please select the city you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.

Places in Benin

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