Average weather in December in Lagos, Nigeria

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Lagos in December is 22.7°C (72.86°F). December is a dry month with an average of 12mm (0.5in) rain. This makes it the driest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 2 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 32.0°C (89.6°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Lagos with 193 hours of sun.


So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Lagos might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

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

Monthly Averages in December

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 72 °F
Max Temperature 89 °F
Chance of Rain 7%
Precipitation 0 in
Rainy Days 2
Sunshine Hours 193

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 December.

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

Weather Forecasts for Lagos

MON May 23
88°F | 78°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

TUE May 24
88°F | 78°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

WED May 25
85°F | 78°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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