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

Where to go in Nigeria in August

Find out more about the weather in Nigeria in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

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

FRI   Oct 07
82°F | 75°F
SW 9 mph
0.87 in
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

SAT   Oct 08
85°F | 75°F
WSW 9 mph
0.14 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SUN   Oct 09
91°F | 75°F
SW 11 mph
0.15 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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