Monthly weather forecast and climate
Sal, Cape Verde

A man aboard a simple boat near a beach, on the clear waters of Santa Maria Island in Sal, Cape Verde
A man aboard a simple boat near a beach, on the clear waters of Santa Maria Island in Sal, Cape Verde

The best time to visit Sal

The best months for a swim in Sal, Cape Verde, are October and November, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January, like December, is an agreeable winter month in Sal, Cape Verde, with temperature in the range of an average high of 22.7°C (72.9°F) and an average low of 21.6°C (70.9°F). In January, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a pleasant 22.7°C (72.9°F). Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Sal, is also an agreeable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 20.8°C (69.4°F) and 21.7°C (71.1°F). In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still agreeable 21.7°C (71.1°F). Weather in February »

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also an agreeable month in Sal, Cape Verde, with average temperature ranging between min 20.6°C (69.1°F) and max 21.6°C (70.9°F). March is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 21.6°C (70.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.6°C (69.1°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, the same as March, in Sal, Cape Verde, is another pleasant spring month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 20.7°C (69.3°F) and an average high of 21.8°C (71.2°F). In April, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in March - a still agreeable 21.8°C (71.2°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also an agreeable month in Sal, Cape Verde, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21.3°C (70.3°F) and an average high of 22.5°C (72.5°F). In Sal, the average high-temperature in May is almost the same as in April - a still agreeable 22.5°C (72.5°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the summer, in Sal, is a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average low of 21.8°C (71.2°F). In June, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in May - a moderately hot 23°C (73.4°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, like June, in Sal, Cape Verde, is another warm summer month, with average temperature varying between 23.9°C (75°F) and 22.8°C (73°F). In July, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in June - a still moderately hot 23.9°C (75°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Sal, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 25.8°C (78.4°F) and 24.5°C (76.1°F). In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still warm 25.8°C (78.4°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn, in Sal, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 26°C (78.8°F) and 26.6°C (79.9°F). In Sal, Cape Verde, the average high-temperature in September is almost the same as in August - a still warm 26.6°C (79.9°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Sal, Cape Verde, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25.9°C (78.6°F) and an average high of 26.7°C (80.1°F). The perfect water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) with 11mm (0.43") of accumulated rainfall and only 2.8 rainfall days, makes October a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn, in Sal, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 24.5°C (76.1°F) and 25.5°C (77.9°F). The perfect water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) with 2mm (0.08") of accumulated rainfall and only 1.9 rainfall days, makes November a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a warm month in Sal, Cape Verde, with average temperature ranging between min 23.1°C (73.6°F) and max 24.1°C (75.4°F). In December, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a still moderately hot 24.1°C (75.4°F). Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Sal?

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 72%, are the least humid months in Sal.

How much does it rain in Sal?

Throughout the year, in Sal, there are 37.7 rainfall days, and 90mm (3.54") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Sal?

January is the only month when rain does not fall in Sal, Cape Verde.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Sal?

January through May, with an average sea temperature of 22°C (71.6°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Sal, Cape Verde.

When is the lowest UV index in Sal?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

When does it rain in Sal?

February through December are months with rainfall in Sal.

What is the coldest month in Sal?

March is the coldest month in Sal, Cape Verde, with an average high-temperature of 21.6°C (70.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.6°C (69.1°F).

What are the most humid months in Sal?

June and July, with an average relative humidity of 84%, are most humid months.

When are the longest days in Sal?

June has the longest days of the year in Sal, with an average of 13.1h of daylight.

What month has the most sunshine in Sal?

With an average of 10.6h of sunshine, June has the most sunshine of the year in Sal.

What is the wettest month in Sal?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Sal, Cape Verde. Rain falls for 7.2 days and accumulates 35mm (1.38") of precipitation.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Sal?

The month with the least sunshine is August, with an average of 7h of sunshine.

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Sal?

With an average sea temperature of 27°C (80.6°F), September is the month with the warmest seawater.

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

September and October, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Sal, Cape Verde.

What is the warmest month in Sal?

October is the warmest month in Sal, Cape Verde, with an average high-temperature of 26.7°C (80.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.9°C (78.6°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Sal?

With an average of 11.1h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Sal.

Average temperature
Sal, Cape Verde

Average temperature - Sal, Cape Verde

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (26.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (21.6°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (20.6°C).

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Average pressure
Sal, Cape Verde

Average pressure - Sal, Cape Verde

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1016.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is August (1013mbar).

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Average wind speed
Sal, Cape Verde

Average wind speed - Sal, Cape Verde

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (30.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (17.9km/h).

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Average humidity
Sal, Cape Verde

Average humidity - Sal, Cape Verde

Months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (84%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and December (72%).

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Average rainfall
Sal, Cape Verde

Average rainfall - Sal, Cape Verde

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (35mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0mm).

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Average rainfall days
Sal, Cape Verde

Average rainfall days - Sal, Cape Verde

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (1 days).

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Average sea temperature
Sal, Cape Verde

Average sea temperature - Sal, Cape Verde

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (27°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April and May (22°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Sal, Cape Verde

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Sal, Cape Verde

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average sunshine days
Sal, Cape Verde

Average sunshine days - Sal, Cape Verde

The month with the most sunshine days is January (29.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (18.9 days).

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Average UV index
Sal, Cape Verde

Average UV index - Sal, Cape Verde

Months with the highest UV index are September and October (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average visibility
Sal, Cape Verde

Average visibility - Sal, Cape Verde

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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