Kano
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Kano, Nigeria

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Kano, Nigeria, with average temperature ranging between max 29°C (84.2°F) and min 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 14 days and typically aggregates up to 228mm (9") of precipitation.

Daylight

In August, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

Sunshine

With an average of 7.1h of sunshine, August has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

February through September, 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 excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in August interpret into the following advice:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system.

What is the coldest month in Kano?

With an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.9°C (69.6°F), August is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in August in Kano?

In Kano, in August, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.9°C (69.6°F).

How much does it rain in Kano in August?

In Kano, Nigeria, in August, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 228mm (9") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Kano?

The month with the most rainfall in Kano is August when the rain falls for 14 days and typically aggregates up to 228mm (9") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in August in Kano?

In Kano, the average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kano?

With an average of 7.1h of sunshine, August has the least sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Kano have in August?

In August, the average sunshine in Kano is 7.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kano?

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kano.

How high is the UV index in August in Kano?

The average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in August: 29°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (38.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (13°C).

Average rainfall in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in August: 228mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, November and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in August: 12.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.1h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).