Sal
Cape Verde
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

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

January, like December, in Sal, Cape Verde, is a moderately hot winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 25°C (77°F) and an average low of 19°C (66.2°F). The coldest months are January through April, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F). Weather in January »

February, the last month of the winter, in Sal, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 25°C (77°F) and 18°C (64.4°F). The coldest months are January through April, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F). Weather in February »

March, the first month of the spring, in Sal, is still a warm month, with average temperature varying between 19°C (66.2°F) and 25°C (77°F). January through April, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F), are the coldest months. Weather in March »

April, like March, in Sal, Cape Verde, is another warm spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 25°C (77°F) and 19°C (66.2°F). The coldest months are January through April, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F). Weather in April »

May, the last month of the spring, in Sal, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 20°C (68°F) and 26°C (78.8°F). In Sal, the average high-temperature in May is almost the same as in April - a still warm 26°C (78.8°F). Weather in May »

June, the first month of the summer, in Sal, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 21°C (69.8°F) and 27°C (80.6°F). In June, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in May - a still moderately hot 27°C (80.6°F). Weather in June »

July, the same as June, is another warm summer month in Sal, Cape Verde, with average temperature fluctuating between 23°C (73.4°F) and 27°C (80.6°F). In Sal, the average high-temperature remains equal as in June - a still moderately hot 27°C (80.6°F). Weather in July »

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Sal, Cape Verde, with average temperature varying between 24°C (75.2°F) and 29°C (84.2°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) and only 2 rainfall days, with 23mm (0.9") of accumulated rainfall, make August the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in August »

September, the first month of the autumn, in Sal, is a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24°C (75.2°F) and an average high of 30°C (86°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and only 3 rainfall days, with 58mm (2.3") of accumulated rainfall, make September the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in September »

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Sal, Cape Verde, with average temperature varying between 24°C (75.2°F) and 29°C (84.2°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 12mm (0.5") of accumulated rainfall, make October the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in October »

November, the last month of the autumn, in Sal, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 28°C (82.4°F) and min 22°C (71.6°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 4mm (0.2") of accumulated rainfall, make November the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderately hot month in Sal, Cape Verde, with average temperature fluctuating between 26°C (78.8°F) and 20°C (68°F). In Sal, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a still warm 26°C (78.8°F). Weather in December »

What is the coldest month in Sal?

The coldest months are January through April, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F).

How many days does it rain in Sal?

Throughout the year, in Sal, Cape Verde, there are 10 rainfall days, and 120mm (4.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Sal?

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

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

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 8.

What is the driest month in Sal?

In Sal rain does not fall in March through May.

When is the highest UV index in Sal?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Sal, Cape Verde.

What month has the most sunshine in Sal?

April has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

When does it rain in Sal?

January, February, June through December are months with rainfall in Sal, Cape Verde.

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 is the month with the least sunshine in Sal?

July and August, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

What is the warmest month in Sal?

The warmest month is September, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F) and an average low-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F).

What is the rainiest month in Sal?

The month with the most rainfall is September when the rain falls for 3 days and typically aggregates up to 58mm (2.3") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Sal?

September is the month with the warmest seawater in Sal, Cape Verde, with an average sea temperature of 27°C (80.6°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.
Average temperature - Sal, Cape Verde
Average rainfall - Sal, Cape Verde
Average rainfall days - Sal, Cape Verde

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April, May, June, July and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature - Sal, Cape Verde

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

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Sal, Cape Verde
Average UV index - Sal, Cape Verde

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).