Santa Maria
Cape Verde
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

Monthly weather forecast and climate
Santa Maria, Cape Verde

The best months for a swim in Santa Maria, 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, is an agreeable winter month in Santa Maria, Cape Verde, with temperature in the range of an average high of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average low of 16°C (60.8°F). In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - an agreeable 22°C (71.6°F). Weather in January »

February, the last month of the winter, in Santa Maria, is another pleasant month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 21°C (69.8°F) and an average low of 15°C (59°F). February is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 21°C (69.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 15°C (59°F). Weather in February »

The first month of the spring, March, is a warm month in Santa Maria, Cape Verde, with average temperature ranging between min 17°C (62.6°F) and max 23°C (73.4°F). In Santa Maria, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a moderately hot 23°C (73.4°F). Weather in March »

April, like March, in Santa Maria, Cape Verde, is a moderately hot spring month, with average temperature varying between 23°C (73.4°F) and 18°C (64.4°F). In April, the average high-temperature remains the same as in March - a still moderately hot 23°C (73.4°F). Weather in April »

May, the last month of the spring, in Santa Maria, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 25°C (77°F) and 19°C (66.2°F). In Santa Maria, Cape Verde, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a still moderately hot 25°C (77°F). Weather in May »

June, the first month of the summer, in Santa Maria, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 26°C (78.8°F). In June, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in May - a still warm 26°C (78.8°F). Weather in June »

July, like June, in Santa Maria, Cape Verde, is a moderately hot summer month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average high of 27°C (80.6°F). In July, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in June - a still warm 27°C (80.6°F). Weather in July »

August, the last month of the summer, in Santa Maria, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28°C (82.4°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 25.4°C (77.7°F) and only 2 rainfall days, with 61mm (2.4") of accumulated rainfall, make August the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in August »

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a warm month in Santa Maria, Cape Verde, with average temperature ranging between min 24°C (75.2°F) and max 29°C (84.2°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F) and only 3 rainfall days, with 137mm (5.4") of accumulated rainfall, make September the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in September »

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Santa Maria, Cape Verde, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average high of 28°C (82.4°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27.2°C (81°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 25mm (1") of accumulated rainfall, make October the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in October »

The last month of the autumn, November, is also a moderately hot month in Santa Maria, Cape Verde, with average temperature ranging between min 19°C (66.2°F) and max 26°C (78.8°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 25.8°C (78.4°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 5mm (0.2") of accumulated rainfall, make November the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

December, the first month of the winter, in Santa Maria, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 18°C (64.4°F) and max 24°C (75.2°F). In December, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in November - a still warm 24°C (75.2°F). Weather in December »

How much does it rain in Santa Maria?

In Santa Maria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 10 days and collects up to 277mm (10.9") of precipitation.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Santa Maria?

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

What is the coldest month in Santa Maria?

With an average high-temperature of 21°C (69.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 15°C (59°F), February is the coldest month.

What is the driest month in Santa Maria?

March through June are months without rainfall in Santa Maria, Cape Verde.

When is the highest UV index in Santa Maria?

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

What month is the sea coldest in Santa Maria?

April is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 22.4°C (72.3°F).

What month has the most sunshine in Santa Maria?

The month with the most sunshine in Santa Maria is April, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

When are the longest days in Santa Maria?

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

When does it rain in Santa Maria?

January, February, July through December are months with rainfall in Santa Maria, Cape Verde.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Santa Maria?

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

What is the warmest month in Santa Maria?

With an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F), September is the warmest month in Santa Maria.

What is the rainiest month in Santa Maria?

The month with the most rainfall is September when the rain falls for 3 days and typically aggregates up to 137mm (5.4") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Santa Maria?

With an average sea temperature of 27.2°C (81°F), October is the month with the warmest seawater in Santa Maria.

What is the month with the shortest days in Santa Maria?

The month with the shortest days in Santa Maria, Cape Verde, is December, with an average of 11.2h of daylight.
Average rainfall - Santa Maria, Cape Verde

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (137mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March, April, May and June (0mm).

Average rainfall days - Santa Maria, 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 - Santa Maria, Cape Verde

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (27.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is April (22.4°C).

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Santa Maria, Cape Verde
Average UV index - Santa Maria, 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).