Lagos
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

July weather forecast and climate
Lagos, Nigeria

A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
July, like June, in Lagos, Nigeria, is another warm summer month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28.1°C (82.6°F) and an average low of 22.1°C (71.8°F).

Temperature

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28.1°C (82.6°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Lagos, during 13.2 rainfall days, 256.9mm (10.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lagos, there are 102.8 rainfall days, and 1538mm (60.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Lagos, the average water temperature is 26.3°C (79.3°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

Months with the longest days are June and July, with an average of 12.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

July has the least sunshine of the year in Lagos, with an average of 3.2h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Lagos is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 11 interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Lagos?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28.1°C (82.6°F), are the coldest months in Lagos.

What is the temperature in July in Lagos?

In July, in Lagos, the average high-temperature is 28.1°C (82.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.1°C (71.8°F).

How many days does it rain in July in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, in July, it is raining for 13.2 days, with typically 256.9mm (10.1") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in July in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average seawater temperature in July is 26.3°C (79.3°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

When are the longest days in Lagos?

June and July, with an average of 12.5h of daylight, are months with the longest days.

What is the average length of the day in July in Lagos?

The average length of the day in July in Lagos, Nigeria, is 12.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lagos?

The month with the least sunshine in Lagos, Nigeria, is July, with an average of 3.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in July in Lagos?

The average sunshine in July in Lagos, Nigeria, is 3.2h.

How high is the UV index in July in Lagos?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index in Lagos is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in July: 28.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in July: 22.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.7°C).

Average rainfall in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in July: 256.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (312.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (14.3mm).

Average rainfall days in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in July: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (1.4 days).

Average sea temperature in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in July: 26.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in July: 12.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 3.2h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

Average UV index in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in July: 11

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