Average weather in August in Lagos, Nigeria

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Lagos in August is 22.0°C (71.6°F). The amount of rain in August is high with an average of 123mm (4.8in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 28.3°C (82.94°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 110 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Lagos should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 71 °F
Max Temperature 82 °F
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 5 in
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 110

Where to stay in Lagos

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What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Lagos

THU May 26
89°F | 79°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

FRI May 27
89°F | 79°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SAT May 28
93°F | 78°F
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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