Average weather in September in Lagos, Nigeria

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Lagos in September is 22.2°C (71.96°F). The amount of rain in September is high with an average of 162mm (6.4in). It rains on average a total of 12 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 28.9°C (84.02°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 116 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in September? 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 September look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in September

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 22 °C
Max Temperature 28 °C
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 162mm
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 116

Where to stay in Lagos

Where to go in Nigeria in September

Find out more about the weather in Nigeria in September 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 September.

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

Weather Forecasts for Lagos

SUN Aug 14
26°C | 23°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

MON Aug 15
24°C | 23°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

TUE Aug 16
27°C | 23°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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