Eritrea climate guide

Temperature in Eritrea (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
23°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Eritrea (Asmara)23
24°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Eritrea (Asmara)24
26°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Eritrea (Asmara)26
26°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Eritrea (Asmara)26
25°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Eritrea (Asmara)25
26°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Eritrea (Asmara)26
23°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Eritrea (Asmara)23
22°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Eritrea (Asmara)22
24°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Eritrea (Asmara)24
23°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Eritrea (Asmara)23
22°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Eritrea (Asmara)22
22°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Eritrea (Asmara)22
Min temperature (night-time)
6°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Eritrea (Asmara)6
6°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Eritrea (Asmara)6
8°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Eritrea (Asmara)8
10°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Eritrea (Asmara)10
11°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Eritrea (Asmara)11
11°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Eritrea (Asmara)11
12°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Eritrea (Asmara)12
12°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Eritrea (Asmara)12
10°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Eritrea (Asmara)10
9°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Eritrea (Asmara)9
7°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Eritrea (Asmara)7
6°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Eritrea (Asmara)6

Sunshine & Daylight in Eritrea

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
9 hours of sunshine per day (81% of daylight hours) in January in Eritrea9
9 hours of sunshine per day (78% of daylight hours) in February in Eritrea9
9 hours of sunshine per day (73% of daylight hours) in March in Eritrea9
9 hours of sunshine per day (70% of daylight hours) in April in Eritrea9
8 hours of sunshine per day (65% of daylight hours) in May in Eritrea8
7 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in June in Eritrea7
5 hours of sunshine per day (39% of daylight hours) in July in Eritrea5
5 hours of sunshine per day (42% of daylight hours) in August in Eritrea5
7 hours of sunshine per day (60% of daylight hours) in September in Eritrea7
9 hours of sunshine per day (75% of daylight hours) in October in Eritrea9
9 hours of sunshine per day (80% of daylight hours) in November in Eritrea9
9 hours of sunshine per day (80% of daylight hours) in December in Eritrea9
Daily hours of daylight
11 hours of daylight per day in January in Eritrea (Asmara)11
12 hours of daylight per day in February in Eritrea (Asmara)12
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Eritrea (Asmara)12
12 hours of daylight per day in April in Eritrea (Asmara)12
13 hours of daylight per day in May in Eritrea (Asmara)13
13 hours of daylight per day in June in Eritrea (Asmara)13
13 hours of daylight per day in July in Eritrea (Asmara)13
13 hours of daylight per day in August in Eritrea (Asmara)13
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Eritrea (Asmara)12
12 hours of daylight per day in October in Eritrea (Asmara)12
11 hours of daylight per day in November in Eritrea (Asmara)11
11 hours of daylight per day in December in Eritrea (Asmara)11

Rainfall in Eritrea

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
3 days with some rainfall in January in Eritrea (Asmara)3
3 days with some rainfall in February in Eritrea (Asmara)3
3 days with some rainfall in March in Eritrea (Asmara)3
5 days with some rainfall in April in Eritrea (Asmara)5
6 days with some rainfall in May in Eritrea (Asmara)6
7 days with some rainfall in June in Eritrea (Asmara)7
8 days with some rainfall in July in Eritrea (Asmara)8
9 days with some rainfall in August in Eritrea (Asmara)9
6 days with some rainfall in September in Eritrea (Asmara)6
4 days with some rainfall in October in Eritrea (Asmara)4
3 days with some rainfall in November in Eritrea (Asmara)3
2 days with some rainfall in December in Eritrea (Asmara)2
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
3 mm monthly rainfall in January in Eritrea (Asmara)3
3 mm monthly rainfall in February in Eritrea (Asmara)3
15 mm monthly rainfall in March in Eritrea (Asmara)15
30 mm monthly rainfall in April in Eritrea (Asmara)30
41 mm monthly rainfall in May in Eritrea (Asmara)41
41 mm monthly rainfall in June in Eritrea (Asmara)41
172 mm monthly rainfall in July in Eritrea (Asmara)172
151 mm monthly rainfall in August in Eritrea (Asmara)151
23 mm monthly rainfall in September in Eritrea (Asmara)23
14 mm monthly rainfall in October in Eritrea (Asmara)14
20 mm monthly rainfall in November in Eritrea (Asmara)20
6 mm monthly rainfall in December in Eritrea (Asmara)6

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  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in January in Eritrea (Asmara)10
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in February in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in March in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in April in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in June in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in July in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in August in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in September in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in October in Eritrea (Asmara)11
UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in November in Eritrea (Asmara)10
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in December in Eritrea (Asmara)9
Heat & Humidity
No heat & humidity in January in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in February in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in March in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in April in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in May in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in June in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in July in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in August in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in September in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in October in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in November in Eritrea (Asmara)0
No heat & humidity in December in Eritrea (Asmara)0

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

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The climate guide for Eritrea, represented by Asmara, shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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