Calabar
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Calabar, Nigeria

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Calabar, Nigeria, with average temperature varying between 24°C (75.2°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F) and an average low-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F), August is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 24 days. Throughout August, 394mm (15.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Calabar, during the entire year, the rain falls for 174 days and collects up to 2952mm (116.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 25.9°C (78.6°F), August is the month with the coldest seawater in Calabar.
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In Calabar, the average length of the day in August is 12.3h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Calabar is August, with an average of 2h of sunshine.

UV index

January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: 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. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Calabar?

August is the coldest month in Calabar, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F) and an average low-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F).

What is the temperature in August in Calabar?

In Calabar, Nigeria, in August, the average high-temperature is 25°C (77°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How much does it rain in Calabar in August?

In Calabar, in August, it is raining for 24 days, with typically 394mm (15.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Calabar?

With an average sea temperature of 25.9°C (78.6°F), August is the month with the coldest seawater.

How warm is the water in August in Calabar?

In August, the average sea temperature in Calabar is 25.9°C (78.6°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Calabar have in August?

In Calabar, the average length of the day in August is 12.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Calabar?

August has the least sunshine of the year in Calabar, Nigeria, with an average of 2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Calabar have in August?

The average sunshine in August in Calabar is 2h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Calabar, Nigeria, are January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in August in Calabar?

In Calabar, Nigeria, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in August: 25°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February and March (28°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (24°C).

Average rainfall in August - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in August: 394mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (445mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (41mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in August: 24 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (24 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (3 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in August: 25.9°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 2h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in August - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, November and December (UV index 11).