Weather in Dakar in August 2018

Expect 30°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 7 hours of sunshine per day in Dakar in August. Check more long-term weather averages for Dakar in August before you book your next holiday to Senegal in 2018.

Key weather averages for Dakar in August

  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Dakar30
    30°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in August in Dakar7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in August in Dakar10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • 25°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Dakar25
    25°C min night temperature
  • 13 hours of daylight per day in August in Dakar13
    13 hours of daylight per day
  • High heat & humidity in August in DakarH
    High heat & humidity
  • 179 mm monthly rainfall in August in Dakar179
    179 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in August in Dakar11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 28°C sea temperature in August in Dakar28
    28°C sea temperature

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec All months

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

  • Save an extra 10% on cheap car hire worldwide
  • With this exclusive Holiday Autos discount code
  • Travel before 31st December 2017 (inclusive)
Show discount code ******FSY

Expires at 23:59 on Saturday 30th September 2017 · View all Holiday Autos offers

More about Dakar

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec All months

Guide to Dakar weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dakar in August is a hot 30°C (86°F) with high heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 25°C (77°F). There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 57% of the 13 hours of daylight.

Expect 179mm (7.0 inches) of rainfall across the whole of August with 10 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Dakar in August is 28°C (82°F).

The weather in Dakar in August is represented by Dakar.

Dakar sunrise & sunset times for August 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Dakar in August 2018. Select a month to view Dakar sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st August 2018 06:53 19:39
Thursday, 2nd August 2018 06:53 19:39
Friday, 3rd August 2018 06:53 19:38
Saturday, 4th August 2018 06:54 19:38
Sunday, 5th August 2018 06:54 19:38
Monday, 6th August 2018 06:54 19:37
Tuesday, 7th August 2018 06:54 19:37
Wednesday, 8th August 2018 06:55 19:36
Thursday, 9th August 2018 06:55 19:36
Friday, 10th August 2018 06:55 19:35
Saturday, 11th August 2018 06:55 19:35
Sunday, 12th August 2018 06:55 19:34
Monday, 13th August 2018 06:55 19:34
Tuesday, 14th August 2018 06:56 19:33
Wednesday, 15th August 2018 06:56 19:33
Thursday, 16th August 2018 06:56 19:32
Friday, 17th August 2018 06:56 19:32
Saturday, 18th August 2018 06:56 19:31
Sunday, 19th August 2018 06:56 19:30
Monday, 20th August 2018 06:56 19:30
Tuesday, 21st August 2018 06:57 19:29
Wednesday, 22nd August 2018 06:57 19:28
Thursday, 23rd August 2018 06:57 19:28
Friday, 24th August 2018 06:57 19:27
Saturday, 25th August 2018 06:57 19:27
Sunday, 26th August 2018 06:57 19:26
Monday, 27th August 2018 06:57 19:25
Tuesday, 28th August 2018 06:57 19:25
Wednesday, 29th August 2018 06:57 19:24
Thursday, 30th August 2018 06:58 19:23
Friday, 31st August 2018 06:58 19:22
  • Search Momondo for cheap flights to Senegal
  • Find the best prices & flight routes from top airlines
  • Compare leading flight offers before booking online

Back to top

Dakar weather by month

Check Dakar weather for a particular month by selecting from the list below. Monthly weather guides include figures for temperature, rainfall, sunshine hours and sea temperature plus daily sunrise & sunset times.

Back to top

More Senegal destinations

All destinations (A to Z)

Can't see your chosen destination? Use our A to Z search to find your required the holiday weather guide:

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z  

More destinations

Related posts

Popular travel offers

Top ^