Abuja
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

September weather forecast and climate
Abuja, Nigeria

The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
The first month of the autumn, September, is still a warm month in Abuja, Nigeria, with temperature in the range of an average low of 20°C (68°F) and an average high of 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In September, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in August - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Abuja, is 20°C (68°F).

Rainfall

In September, in Abuja, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout September, 235mm (9.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Abuja, Nigeria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 83 days and collects up to 1206mm (47.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Abuja, the average length of the day is 12.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Abuja. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in September in Abuja?

In September, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

How many days does it rain in September in Abuja?

In Abuja, Nigeria, in September, during 15 rainfall days, 235mm (9.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Abuja have in September?

In Abuja, the average length of the day in September is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Abuja have in September?

In Abuja, the average sunshine in September is 6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Abuja?

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in September in Abuja?

In Abuja, the average daily maximum UV index in September is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in September - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in September: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (35°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in September: 20°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (17°C).

Average rainfall in September - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in September: 235mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (238mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (1mm).

Average rainfall days in September - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in September: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in September / Average sunshine in September - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in September: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in September: 6h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in September - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in September: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).