Niger climate guide

Temperature in Niger (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
32°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Niger (Niamey)32
35°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Niger (Niamey)35
39°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Niger (Niamey)39
41°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Niger (Niamey)41
41°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Niger (Niamey)41
38°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Niger (Niamey)38
34°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Niger (Niamey)34
33°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Niger (Niamey)33
35°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Niger (Niamey)35
38°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Niger (Niamey)38
36°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Niger (Niamey)36
33°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Niger (Niamey)33
Min temperature (night-time)
17°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Niger (Niamey)17
20°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Niger (Niamey)20
24°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Niger (Niamey)24
27°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Niger (Niamey)27
28°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Niger (Niamey)28
27°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Niger (Niamey)27
25°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Niger (Niamey)25
24°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Niger (Niamey)24
24°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Niger (Niamey)24
24°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Niger (Niamey)24
20°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Niger (Niamey)20
18°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Niger (Niamey)18

Sunshine & Daylight in Niger

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
9 hours of sunshine per day (74% of daylight hours) in January in Niger9
9 hours of sunshine per day (74% of daylight hours) in February in Niger9
8 hours of sunshine per day (64% of daylight hours) in March in Niger8
8 hours of sunshine per day (63% of daylight hours) in April in Niger8
8 hours of sunshine per day (64% of daylight hours) in May in Niger8
7 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in June in Niger7
8 hours of sunshine per day (58% of daylight hours) in July in Niger8
7 hours of sunshine per day (55% of daylight hours) in August in Niger7
8 hours of sunshine per day (63% of daylight hours) in September in Niger8
9 hours of sunshine per day (74% of daylight hours) in October in Niger9
9 hours of sunshine per day (78% of daylight hours) in November in Niger9
8 hours of sunshine per day (74% of daylight hours) in December in Niger8
Daily hours of daylight
11 hours of daylight per day in January in Niger (Niamey)11
12 hours of daylight per day in February in Niger (Niamey)12
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Niger (Niamey)12
12 hours of daylight per day in April in Niger (Niamey)12
13 hours of daylight per day in May in Niger (Niamey)13
13 hours of daylight per day in June in Niger (Niamey)13
13 hours of daylight per day in July in Niger (Niamey)13
13 hours of daylight per day in August in Niger (Niamey)13
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Niger (Niamey)12
12 hours of daylight per day in October in Niger (Niamey)12
12 hours of daylight per day in November in Niger (Niamey)12
11 hours of daylight per day in December in Niger (Niamey)11

Rainfall in Niger

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
0 days with some rainfall in January in Niger (Niamey)0
0 days with some rainfall in February in Niger (Niamey)0
1 day with some rainfall in March in Niger (Niamey)1
1 day with some rainfall in April in Niger (Niamey)1
4 days with some rainfall in May in Niger (Niamey)4
8 days with some rainfall in June in Niger (Niamey)8
12 days with some rainfall in July in Niger (Niamey)12
14 days with some rainfall in August in Niger (Niamey)14
10 days with some rainfall in September in Niger (Niamey)10
2 days with some rainfall in October in Niger (Niamey)2
0 days with some rainfall in November in Niger (Niamey)0
0 days with some rainfall in December in Niger (Niamey)0
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
0 mm monthly rainfall in January in Niger (Niamey)0
0 mm monthly rainfall in February in Niger (Niamey)0
3 mm monthly rainfall in March in Niger (Niamey)3
5 mm monthly rainfall in April in Niger (Niamey)5
33 mm monthly rainfall in May in Niger (Niamey)33
69 mm monthly rainfall in June in Niger (Niamey)69
151 mm monthly rainfall in July in Niger (Niamey)151
183 mm monthly rainfall in August in Niger (Niamey)183
90 mm monthly rainfall in September in Niger (Niamey)90
13 mm monthly rainfall in October in Niger (Niamey)13
0 mm monthly rainfall in November in Niger (Niamey)0
0 mm monthly rainfall in December in Niger (Niamey)0

More climate for Niger

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in January in Niger (Niamey)10
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in February in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in March in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in April in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in June in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in July in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in August in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in September in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 11 (Extreme) in October in Niger (Niamey)11
UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in November in Niger (Niamey)10
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in December in Niger (Niamey)9
Heat & Humidity
Moderate heat & humidity in January in Niger (Niamey)M
High heat & humidity in February in Niger (Niamey)H
Very high heat & humidity in March in Niger (Niamey)VH
Extreme heat & humidity in April in Niger (Niamey)E
Extreme heat & humidity in May in Niger (Niamey)E
Extreme heat & humidity in June in Niger (Niamey)E
Very high heat & humidity in July in Niger (Niamey)VH
Very high heat & humidity in August in Niger (Niamey)VH
Very high heat & humidity in September in Niger (Niamey)VH
Extreme heat & humidity in October in Niger (Niamey)E
Very high heat & humidity in November in Niger (Niamey)VH
High heat & humidity in December in Niger (Niamey)H

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

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The climate guide for Niger, represented by Niamey, 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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