Burkina Faso precipitation in August

In Burkina Faso in August precipitation ranges from heavy in Dori with 184mm (7.2 inches) of rainfall to heavy in Bobo-Dioulasso with 257mm (10 inches) of rainfall. It is the wettest month of the year.

Where and how much does it rain in Burkina Faso in August?

Find the average total precipitation in August for the most popular destinations in Burkina Faso on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3") precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5") to 160mm (6.3"). Moderate: 30mm (1.2") to 90mm (3.5". Low: 5mm (0.2") to 30mm (1.2").

  • How much does it rain in Burkina Faso in August?
  • In general in August rainfall is very high in Ouagadougou, falling frequently during the month. So the weather can be unpredictable, changing moment to moment. It is the wettest month of the year.

  • What is the wettest city in August in Burkina Faso?
  • According to our data the wettest location is Bobo-Dioulasso with an average precipitation of 257mm (10 inches).

  • What is the driest city in August in Burkina Faso?
  • The driest place is Dori with an average precipitation of 184mm (7.2 inches) according to our data.

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