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The weather guide for Mauritania (Nouakchott) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Which is the hottest month in Nouakchott?

The hottest time of year in Nouakchott is normally September. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 35°C with extreme heat and humidity.

Does it ever rain in Nouakchott?

It never rains much in Nouakchott but August usually has the most rain with an average of 44mm. There are normally 2 days in August with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Nouakchott?

The sunniest time of year in Nouakchott is normally April with bright sunshine on average for 72% of daylight hours; that's 9 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Nouakchott?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Nouakchott in September when the water temperature reaches 27°C.

What is the time difference between Mauritania and the UK?

The time difference between Mauritania and the UK is GMT+0 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Mauritania?

The main languages spoken in Mauritania are Arabic and French.

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What is the currency in Mauritania?

The currency in Mauritania is the Mauritanian Ouguiya (MRU).

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Which plugs are used in Mauritania?

Mauritania uses electrical plug type C + E + F (220 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Mauritania?

They drive on the right side of the road in Mauritania.

Do you need a visa for Mauritania?

Yes, UK passport holders do need a visa to enter Mauritania.

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Compare Nouakchott weather with the USA

Below the Nouakchott weather chart shows average maximum daytime temperature for Nouakchott, Mauritania and the USA (Washington).

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Nouakchott, Mauritania
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